Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Spectrum Wiffle

http://www.ravelry.com/projects/gizmo098/whiffle-bird-3
 One skein of Madelinetosh Merino Light in the Spectrum colorway.
Size 6 needles, my WiffleBird Pattern.

http://www.ravelry.com/projects/gizmo098/whiffle-bird-3
Loved working with this yarn.
Blocked wonderfully....

Monday, April 6, 2015

Happy Easter : )

Added 3? rows of largest sts to my dust bunny pattern  to correct sizing problems.
(held bulky instead of fingering)

Twin Leaf Scarf

http://www.ravelry.com/projects/gizmo098/twin-leaf-scarf
Details have been mentioned before. 
FINALLY Done!
I can't see myself knitting anymore scarves
 unless they are feather & fan.

Sunday, April 5, 2015

Periwinkle

368 yards.

My first true three ply, 
merino top from the Woolery.

Saturday, April 4, 2015

Gradient Mitts

http://www.ravelry.com/projects/gizmo098/side-mitts
Stash yarn, pattern in my Ravelry page.
Size 8 needles.

Friday, April 3, 2015

Foolproofs

http://www.ravelry.com/projects/gizmo098/foolproof
 Foolproof by Louise Zass-Bangham
Knit on size 6 needles.

http://www.ravelry.com/projects/gizmo098/foolproof
Knitpicks Palette in Pool and Chicory.


http://www.ravelry.com/projects/gizmo098/foolproof-2
 Knit on size 6 needles, Knitpicks Palette Blue and Rouge.

http://www.ravelry.com/projects/gizmo098/foolproof-2
Love this pattern, 
very simple but endlessly entertaining.

Thursday, April 2, 2015

Rose Cardie

http://www.ravelry.com/projects/gizmo098/set-in-sleeve-sweater---adult-cardigan
Set in Sleeve Cardigan by Ann Budd,
 The Knitter's Handy Book of Sweater Patterns.

http://www.ravelry.com/projects/gizmo098/set-in-sleeve-sweater---adult-cardigan
Knitpicks Andean Treasure in Fog and Rose (discontinued).
Knit on size 3 and size 6 needles.

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Mint Chocolate Chip

http://www.ravelry.com/people/gizmo098/handspun/mint-chocolate-chip 
One of a kind Polwarth Silk blend from Fiber Optic...

http://www.ravelry.com/people/gizmo098/handspun/mint-chocolate-chip
 724 yards, 2 ply.

http://www.ravelry.com/people/gizmo098/handspun/mint-chocolate-chip
Almost impossible to photograph to accurately 
reflect the deep colors in this skein. : )

Friday, January 23, 2015

Past Spring Flowers


Still a long way to go until we see these flowers.... : )




Friday, December 5, 2014

Luxury Spinning

2 oz of a Merino-Cashmere Blend from Trading Post Fibers.
2 ply, 338 yards.



2 oz of a 50/50 Muga Silk-Merino Blend from Lucky Cat Craft.
2 ply, 364 yards.

Both fibers stuck to my clothes quite a bit as I was spinning but are very soft when finished.