I have been continuing to work on the "yellow" vintage layette. To me the yarn looked like a very soft yellow in the store. I have been told that the yarn looks quite a bit more yellow in the pictures on this blog too. However, when I looked at the label on the yarn, the… Continue reading Workbasket
I was on yet another trip. This time I was travelling solo and would have a little over 3 hours on planes (one layover) to work on my project. As I finished the second half of the front of the sweater, I realized that I had done it again. Put the armholes at the neck… Continue reading Workbasket – yellow sweater
Don't get too excited but... Two workbaskets in one week! I have been working on this vintage Baby Set: I googled "vintage knit layette patterns" and found it on Free Vintage Knitting website. I headed over to JoAnn's to pick up some very light yellow yarn, or that's how it appeared in the store. (enter… Continue reading Workbasket – Knit Baby Set
Hello again! I finally finished the sweaters about 2 weeks ago, but with being on a motorcycle (posts coming soon, I hope) vacation, it didn't leave much time to show you. I really did get my monies worth from this yarn. I knit and frogged , knit and frogged, up to four times for one… Continue reading Workbasket – Easter sweaters FINALLY finished
Welcome back to you... and to me. Last week I travelled with my sister and my youngest niece to Nevada to visit our father (niece's grandfather) for Father's Day. Papa & Becky have a lovely home in Pahrump. They made us feel very welcome. They also have Pixie's first born puppy, Sookie. He is the… Continue reading Workbasket – Welcome back
Last you heard the, very late, Easter sweaters had been stolen and then returned. I might have mentioned that I had got to looking at the larger of the two sweaters and it was HUGE. I frogged it and started again. I try to work on it whenever I can, here and there. If I… Continue reading Weekly Workbasket – Progress on Easter Sweaters
Do you know what this is? How about now? I got my knitting back! So, if you remember, last Thursday I came out to find my car had been gone through and one of the things taken was my bag of knitting. Another thing that was taken was my badge for work. After that Thursday, I… Continue reading Workbasket – Great News!