So, here it is: my cabled sweater vest. All done, and quickly being broken in with wearing.
you can read more about it on my blog:
I apologize if this article has been posted before but I found it too much fun to pass up.
Knit Like A Man
the first pattern listed is free...
this one was published in Knit.1, Summer 2006
Ok so I did what you guys suggested in my last posting about frogging the mitten down to the cuff, and starting with the stranded work again, I did it and now Im almost done with mitten number 1, and
First of all, thanks so much to all of you sweet guys for your kind words and sentiments about my work in Haiti! It felt like a big, warm hug that my weary body much needed upon return.
Beefcake, Closeted Actor, knitter!!
Okie dokie boys, Here comes the tally so far and with that I will also spell out the pros/cons as I see them. (and remember I see the world through bourbon colored glasses....
Just blocked is Stephen West's Boneyard Shawl knitted in 4ply(fingering weight) wool from Nundle Woollen Mills www.nundle.info in Ironstone, a brown/grey colour.
here's the afghan i finish a couples weeks ago