I am looking for 6 ply sock yarn (75%wool and 25% nylon, more or less). Dennis who works at Romni in Toronto told me they carry a self striping one. I would prefer a solid colour.
Do you guys know about this.
Has anyone bought the Herbert Niebling book? I wonder what you think of it or what other people have said about it.
Just finished a nice and fast doily from Yarnover. I used # 10 cotton and 2.75 mm needles. Fun to do.
Recently finished a shawl/afghan with some Jamieson and Smith Shetland wool that was left over from other projects.
Just finished a sweater for my friend Miguel.
A few weeks ago, Shawn (HuskerClub) commented on a request for a stretchy cast on. He described a cast on that I had never heard of before.
Finished a Fair Isle vest that was designed by Elizabeth Zimmermann. I used Jamieson and Smith Shetland Wool and 4.00 mm needles. I really like the drape this fabric has.
I have started a new sweater with a Faroese allover design that I found in Sheila McGregor's "Scandinavian Knitting".
I found some old Lopi and this pattern in a bin I had forgotten about for over l2 years. It was a fun and fast knit. I especially like the collar on this one.