Cherished Sweater

Pattern blurb
Pattern: Cherished pullover
Designer: Renee Sparkes
Sourced from: Ravelry, Froggie Meanie designs
Knitted for?: Scarlett
Wool used: Jamiesons spindrift 4ply
Purchased from: Via internet direct from Jamiesons,Shetland
Any problems with the pattern?:Nope, but the turning stitch was a bit tricky to get used to
Any modifications made?: None at all
Washing and wearing: have inserted a small card with instructions for washing and I hope it all goes well. I would think this wool will felt a treat!
Knit again?: Yes, it was really good to do. Once I got into it, it was unputdownable
General comments: Learned how to steek during the making of this. Nerve racking but I think the wool had a huge part to play in this as it tended to slightly felt as I was knitting so it secured the stitches.


Edgy scarf


This scarf was part of a challenge run a few years ago by Rowan wools in which knitter/crocheters had secret pals who they knitted something for. The theme of the exchange was edgings and finishings. This is the scarf I made for my victim/buddy Donna.Since then, I have learned that to get the scarf identical on both sides, you have to knit it in two halves then graft it together at the neck a la Breezy!