Jennifer

 

 

 

Knitter:   Jennifer
Pattern:   Shaker style blanket
Designer:  
Sourced from:   The art of knitting publication

Knitted for:  My husband, Hugh
Wool used:   Double knitting
Purchased from:  Came with magazine
Any problems with pattern:  No
Any modification made:  Overlayed a crochet chain stitch after sewing together
Wash and wearing:

Knit again?:   No
Next time, any changes to be made?:  
Skills learned?:  Lace, cable, various stitching
General comments: When doing this type of project number and label component parts

Veronica

Knitter:   Veronica
Pattern:   Chevron Lace Cardigan
Designer:  
Sourced from:   www.milobo.wordpress.com

 Knitted for:  Me
Wool used:   Wendy mode DK
Purchased from:  Kemps
Any problems with pattern:  No
Any modification made:   No
Wash and wearing: 

Knit again:   No
Next time, any changes to be made?:  
Skills learned:  Sewing on buttons and making buttonholes
General comments: Easy, quick, flexible pattern

Jo

 

 

Knitter:   Jo Hanson
Pattern:   Hooded Jacket
Designer:   Twilleys of Stamford
Sourced from:   The Knitting Collection. Vol 1
Knitted for:  Me
Wool used:   Freedom Spirit
Purchased from:  Kemps
Any problems with pattern:  Needle size in tension square different to
pattern needle size.  I used the pattern needle size (4mm).
Any modification made:   No
Wash and wearing:  Hand wash with extreme care, liable to felt. Srayed
with water to block, rather than wet completely. Very warm to wear.
Knit again:   No
Next time, any changes to be made:   Knit a size larger and order an
extra ball of wool
Skills learned:  First time knitting a hood and slanted pockets.
General comments: Looks and feels great.  Really pleased with it.

Knitting tonight

Last meeting at the Tolbooth for the summer is tonight at 5.30 pm. See you there

World wide knit in public day

Saturday 12th june
The Smith Gallery, Stirling
10.30 a.m. – 3.00 p.m.