FO: Starflower

This is a hat that I made in a day- it was pretty quick to knit. I bought the pattern on Ravelry and it’s called Starflower. Overall, it was a well written pattern and I love the finished hat, however, there were a few typos in the written out explanation part of the decreases (sounds…

Gifted knits

I found the perfect recipient for the Puerperium Baby Cardigan. A friend of mine recently had a baby who I believe is three weeks old now and I figured that the cardigan would be the perfect gift. The timing was perfect because she was having pictures done for the baby on Saturday and needed a…

FO: Puerperium Baby Cardigan

Yay, it’s finished! I sewed the buttons on this baby cardigan this afternoon and am happy to call it an FO.

Puerperium Baby Cardigan finished (well almost)…

It looks like I will be ahead of schedule for the deadline I set to finish this cardigan. Overall, I am pleased with the pattern and finished knit, but I did discover a thing or two when it comes to making sleeves- I need more exposure to them. At first, I determined I didn’t quite…

A new yarn purchase

Ok so I have a problem. I buy more yarn than I know what to do with. I’m sure I’m not alone on that one… Still working on the Puerperium Cardigan. My goal is to finish it (blocking and all) by the end of January. So I found myself at my LYS in Sewickley and…