Sunday, February 21, 2010

ruffled skirt and new blog design

I came up with a new knit skirt pattern featuring a ruffled edge in anticipation of spring.

knit ruffled skirt

knit ruffled skirtpattern: my own
yarn: Jo Sharp Soho Summer DK Cotton
needles: size US 6

Also, my boyfriend has been bugging me to make my blog prettier for a while now. So here it is!

Thursday, February 11, 2010

modified quadrat

Ravelry user mimizuku made my Quadrat sweater with modifications which I think really improve the sweater. I love her version.

You can see more of Mimizuku's knitting on Ravelry or her blog.

Sunday, February 7, 2010

more fingerless mitts

I decided to brave the tons of snow in order to take a picture of these beautiful fingerless mitts.

cafe au lait mittspattern: Cafe au Lait Mitts
yarn: Rowan Wool Cotton
needles: size US 3