Finished and delivered this birthday gift! It's a wrap/capelet and I used two strands of yarn for the body: cashmere/merino and silk mohair. I didn't use a pattern either - guess I should write these things down as I do them!
Made this loom knitted scarf for Saskia from fine silk mohair yarn. Update: I made this scarf using the smallest (blue) circular loom knitting loom only using every other peg. There was no pattern so just keep going till it's long enough then cast off and tie ends in knots. It's that simple 🙂
For this scarf I used Berroco Lustra yarn which is 50% Peruvian Wool and 50% Tencel Lyocell. It's a wonderful yarn to work with and the feather and fan stitch works great with it!
I found this great pattern from the yarn shop in Summerville, SC - The Village Knittery (which is a great shop by the way). The person working there found this scarf pattern on Ravelry and printed it out for me. I used two skeins of Berroco Ultra Alpaca and modified the pattern slightly so it... Continue Reading →
This was commissioned and I used Caron Simply Soft in two shades of blue and white and did a basic crochet shell stitch throughout. The border is one round of single crochet in blue, then double crochet in white, then a picot for the border. There are 17 shells across and then 11 rows of... Continue Reading →
Ok, I've got to say, I'm extremely proud of this baby blanket! This was commissioned by a friend for his new baby nephew. I used Caron Simply Soft in blue and white and did a basic crochet shell stitch throughout. The border is one round of single crochet in blue, then double crochet in white,... Continue Reading →
As you can see, this is a very plain and simple one hour dish cloth made from blue cotton yarn. It's all double crochet stitch with a crude shell border 🙂
I taught myself how to make dishcloths! These turned out pretty good 🙂 I used 100% cotton Lily sugar and cream two shades of blue. I used a half double crochet stitch which was new for me.