Category: Finished Objects 2009

>Knitting Update

>Various projects have been started and finished and not shown here for a number of reasons: Some were Christmas presents, others because DH has been too busy to take photos and also because my mojo left the building. I’ve found my lifestyle change very hard to take in and just because I have a lot […]


>Noro Hats

>Turn a Square Hat Pattern: Turn a Square by Jared Flood.Yarn: 32g of Cascade 220 in Jet & 16g of Noro Kureyon in 70Needles: 2x 4mm circulars & 2x 4.5mm circularsMade for: My husbandTime taken to knit: 8th -10th November 2009 Turn a Square Hat And now one for me: Fake Isle Hat Pattern: Fake […]


>Crazy Color Fingerless Gloves

>Crazy Color Fingerless Gloves Pattern: Basic Fingerless Gloves.Yarn: 29g of Schachenmayr nomotta Regia Crazy Color in PassionNeedles: 2x 40 cm 4mm circularsTime taken to knit: January 20th 2009 – October 17th 2009 This was another project that got forgotten about but it shouldn’t have taken more than a few days. Now that the weather has […]


>A Lesson Learnt….

>I’ve been on a finishing spree recently as I have too many projects on the go at once. ‘A Lesson Learnt Bed socks’ Pattern: Little Shell Rib socks from Sensational Knitted Socks.Yarn: Just over 100g of James C Brett Pure Merino in red (PM10)Needles: 2x 60 cm 3.5mm circularsMethod: Toe upTime taken to knit: December […]


Waffle House Socks

>Waffle House Socks Pattern: David’s Toe-Up Sock Cookbook with Waffle House stitch pattern inserted into the formula.Yarn: 56g of Opal Petticoat 1251 & 19g of Stylecraft 4ply in Navy.Needles: 2x 2.25mm circularsMethod: Toe upTime taken to knit: August 3rd 2009 – September 19th 2009 The blocked shot! Both yarns were given to me in swaps […]


>Hermione hat

>Hermione hat Pattern: Hermione Hearts Ron Yarn: Debbie Bliss Wool/Cotton. Used 70g.Needles: 2.75 & 3.25mm Knit Picks Options InterchangablesTime taken to knit: August 26th 2009 – September 1st 2009 DD loves her hat! The only modification I made was to knit 12 rows of rib rather than 10. This hat was knitted in ‘snatches’ of […]


>Big Bad Berries Blanket

>Big Bad Berries Blanket Pattern: Big Bad Baby Blanket from Stitch ‘N Bitch: The Knitter’s HandbookYarn: Wendy Fusion. Colour Juniper Berries. Used 256g.Needles: 5mm Knit Picks Options InterchangablesTime taken to knit: February 5th 2009 – May 24th 2009. Size: 78cm x 73cm Big Bad Berries Blanket Inspired by another project on Ravelry I sewed 4 […]


>Kiwi & Custard

>Ribbons Baby Blanket Pattern: Fiber Trends ‘Ribbons Baby Blanket’ by Evelyn A. ClarkYarn: King Cole Smooth. Used 100g of Moss, 49g of Buttermilk & 57g of CreamNeedles: 4mm Knit Picks Options InterchangablesTime taken to knit: June 18th 2008 – May 28th 2009. Size: 58cm x 58cm This blanket sat for a long time ignored in […]


>Finally February Socks…..

>After 3 attempts I’ve finally made a pair of socks with the beautiful Koigu yarn I received as part of the Hot Socks Swap. . My first attempt last year was a disaster as was my second. But finally I’m happy with the combination of yarn & pattern: Diagonal Lace Socks Pattern: David’s Toe Up […]


>Dual Dishcloths

>In a recent swap on the Crafty Threads & Yarns forum I was spoilt by Modelwidow who spent a lot of time stalking me which is evident by the wonderful items she sent: Everything was very neatly wrapped in pretty lilac tissue paper….. Dishcloth & gifts Leaf Allover Cloth in Anchor Magic and then as […]


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