Sunday, March 25, 2007

Sunny Orchid Socks FO

Pattern: Seduction Socks by Ann Budd
Yarn: Zen Yarn Garden - Sunny Orchid - Merino/Bamboo/Nylon
Needle: size 2.25mm
Modifications: Used smaller needle (called for sz 2), leg 64 stitches (instead of 56)
Notes: loved the yarn - so soft and knitted like a dream. loved the pattern...was so seductive that I finished the pair of socks in 6 days!

Saturday, March 10, 2007

forgive me....

for the long absence. I have been busy knitting and sewing.
I knit a scarf for our beloved PE teacher who is short in stature and complained about scarves beeing too long. No picture because I was in a hurry to gift it before the weather warms up.

I also finished sewing a spring jacket for myself, pictures to come soon.

Pattern: Foot - Arch Shaped by Mean Girl Designs & Leg-feather & fan over 65 stitches
Yarn: Sundara
Needle: 2.25mm
I love the way these fit and the shaping is fun!

Pattern: a take off on the Fluted Bannister socks
Yarn: Yarn Pirate - Cannon Beach colorway,
Needle: 2.25mm
Started 2/15, finished 3/5
OTN: socks out of Apple Laine yarn (yum!) with the Blue Moon sock club pattern for Feb. '07