Category: Finished Objects 2013

Every Day socks

  Pattern: David’s Toe-Up Sock Cookbook by David Schulz using Hermione’s Every Day sock pattern stitch. Yarn: 82g of Regia Design Line Kaffe Fassett colour Landscape Mist 04354 Amazon Needles: 2x 2.25mm circulars Made for: me, UK 7 Method: Two at a time, toe up. The toes were cast on separately, rejoined and then separated again for the […]


Belated post

I had planned to post about my trip to the Festival of Quilts last month. The trip was a birthday present from my husband and became a girly trip with a very good friend.  Hotel booked, yarn shop enroute planned, money saved and a shopping list of sorts prepared what could go wrong? A fall […]


Watermelon socks

Pattern: David’s Toe-Up Sock Cookbook by David Schulz using 3×1 twisted rib. Yarn: 65g of Opal Acapulco shade 1306 and 33g of Regia Uni shade 1092 Needles: 2x 2.25mm circulars Made for: me, UK 7 Method: Two at a time, toe up. The toes were cast on separately, rejoined and then separated again for the heels before rejoining and […]


Finally…

a modelled photo of the Moss stitch edged cardigan that I finished a while ago:  


Some knitting

I finished a knitting project ages ago but forgot to share it:     Pattern: Cardigan with Moss Stitch Edging by Debbie Bliss. Yarn: 100g of Baby Cashmerino Needles: 3mm & 3.25mm circulars Made for: Baby J, size 12 – 18 months. Method: Sleeves, fronts and pockets were all knitted two at a time. Time taken to knit: […]


2 weeks ago

I made a birthday present for my niece: Pattern: Pink Penguins’ Fabric Basket. Fabric: Various Tanya Whelan prints with Essex Yarn Dyed in Denim for the base. Made for:My 13 year old neice E who will be getting her own room soon. Time taken to:March 5th  – 6th 2013     I really like this little […]


Seeded rib socks

Pattern: David’s Toe-Up Sock Cookbook by David Schulz with the Seeded Ribbing stitch pattern inserted. Yarn: 100g of 100% Superwash Fingering Merino Needles:  2x 2.25mm circulars Made for: me, UK size 7 Method: Toe up two at a time with a Turkish Cast on and a stretchy bind off. Time taken to knit: November 21 2012 til […]


Something cheery in January

Both DH and I returned to work today after the Christmas break. I always find January a long dismal month after Christmas so decided yesterday to make us both something to brighten up the working day. These are for DH: The pirate fabric was a small scrap from Arianwen when I first started sewing. DH […]