It’s blocking right now, and then I have a few ends to weave in, but basically it’s done! I promise I will write about something else tomorrow 🙂
and knitting and knitting and knitting… I was very much hoping to be done with this today, and was on track to finish, but then some events happened and I’m here. Halfway through the ribbing. So. 8 more rows of ribbing, and the bind off. Here’s hoping for no more distractions tomorrow!
Arachne update! Tomorrow night I’m going to try it on and see where I’m at. I think I need to do an inch or two more of stockinette, then on to the ribbing! It’s really tempting to just go at it all weekend, but other activities may intervene. Onward!
Both sleeves are done! Now it’s on to finish the body.
I got a start on the webbing on the second sleeve! But I have my classes Saturday and Sunday morning, so I’m not sure if I’ll have time to work on them before Monday. But even still, hopefully the second sleeve will be done by this time next week. Then on to the body!
First sleeve is done! I did a little trying and ripping back – maybe twice with the first two pattern repeats, then I got it to look the way I wanted. Very happy with it! I figured out a few visual tricks to make the webbing look a little like it was narrowing toward the… Continue reading Arachne Update: Sleeve Edition
I’m just starting the webbing on the first sleeve! I had done 5 or so rows on it, then realized I had messed up the spacing. So I took it back to where I started, did some mathing, and now I think it’s right. It’s not going to narrow very much, because by this end… Continue reading Arachne Progress
I decided to leave the body on scrap yarn for a while and finish off the sleeves, then go back and finish the body. The first sleeve is going fine – just plain stockinette, so it’s sailing along. I plan to keep trying it on though, to make sure the forearm webbing goes where I… Continue reading Arachne Progress
Now that I’m at the stockinette part, it is sailing right along!