Pink Lopi Raglan
Pattern: Sweater no. 4 from Lopi no. 20
Modifications: Lots of adaptations for gauge (Létt Lopi instead of double stranding Alfoss Lopi)
Materials: Istex Létt-Lopi
Start Date: November 30, 2007
Finished By: April 20, 2008
Pattern: Le’ Slouch by Knit and Tonic
Adaptations: Um, handspun anyone? Started with 6 st i-cord and knit down from the top making increases every other row. Alternated the handspun with the Silk Dream every other row to maximise handspun slouchyness.
Materials: 1 skein Lang Silk Dream, 50 grams Handspun from Ozark Handspun 100% Silk roving
Start Date: March 23, 2008
End Date: April 12, 2008
Such Great Heights Socks
Pattern: No-brainer toe-up socks
Materials: Noro Kureyon Sock
Start Date: May 31, 2008.
End Date: July 10, 2008.
Baby Girls are more Fun to Knit for
Pattern: Gwen Slouchy Beret by Lauren Nell
Materials: Louet Gems Sport Wt. Burgundy
Start Date: November 8, 2008
End Date: November 10, 2008
Modifications: Added i-cord nipple to the top as requested
Random Sock Generator
Pattern: Um, boring toe-up socks but with colour changes?
Materials: 10 mini-cakes=1 ball of Opal sock yarn, but with crazier colours
Start Date: July 13, 2008.
End Date: December 6, 2008.
Jelly Bean Scarf
Pattern: Feather and Fan (4 stitch garter version)
Materials: Part of 8 skeins of mostly Alpaca yarns: Berroco Ultra Alpaca, Ultra Alpaca Light, Louet Gems Sport, Susan Andrews Collection Warani
Start Date: December 2, 2008
End Date: December 10, 2008
Modifications: Well, kind of my own invention really
Frogged in 2008
Adult Surprise Jacket
Pattern: Adult Surprise Jacket – Elizabeth Zimmerman
Inspiration: Brooklytweed and Hello Yarn, her BSJ and Mirah’s first orange garter stitch scarf
Materials: Noro Silk Garden
Start Date: May 31, 2007
Pattern: Sideways Pullover by Mari Lynn Patrick from Interweave Knits Winter 2004
Modifications: For smaller gauge yarn.
Materials: Briggs & Little Regal in Fundy Fog
Start Date: November 17, 2007
Noro Wrap Cardigan