Twinkle of the Starlighter is finally done! (Done done, as opposed to mostly done like the last post on this topic.) So I can finally stop knitting it, and you can finally stop hearing about it 🙂 So the specifics. The pattern is Twinkle, by the prolific and creative Natalia Moreva. The stars are done… Continue reading Twinkle of the Starlighter
The knitting part is over – whew! Now just a little blocking, which I am going to have to do in two parts… and then a little finishing, and I am done! I’m thinking about doing long tassels alternating the aqua and pink on each end, and then doing that kind of macrame knotting with… Continue reading Done! (mostly)
45 repeats done – 7 more to go! In other news, our Poirot-a-thon continues. I found out that you can add on a subscription to Acorn TV to an Amazon account, which lets you watch pretty much all the British murder mysteries you could possibly ever want. We decided to just start at random, so… Continue reading Twinkling Along
I’m at that phase with Twinkle where I am heartily sick of knitting it, and starting to get dramatic about it. To shortcut myself a little bit as well as to find out literally how long this will go on, I resorted to math. A quick back of the pattern calculation tells me I have… Continue reading How Long Can This Go On?
Progress continues slow but steady on all fronts. First – Glenesk is moving right along. 1st pattern repeat done, and about a quarter of the way through the second. Next, I’m making progress on Twinkle, but it is going s o o o o o o slooooooowwwwwww! Realistically, I’m 70% there, by weight of the… Continue reading Progress Report
Progress continues on all fronts, if a little slowed down because I let myself get spread too thin again! For the moment, I have decided that DH’s slippers will be the weeknight project, because short bursts of knitting time will work fine for them, Twinkle is the workday lunch project for similar reasons, and Glenesk… Continue reading Twinkle and Glenesk
Well, it’s been an interesting week, knitwise! I signed up to be a test knitter, and have been taking a class on felting – both new experiences for me. And you will be reading more about those later. But while all that was going on, I did get some progress in on my ongoing projects. … Continue reading Weekend WIPs