Tags » Cable Knitting

Cables galore (and a disaster or two)

There is a forum on Ravelry where you can test-knit patterns for people (on a volunteer basis). It’s not for the highly technical side of editing but rather to check the pattern works and there are no glaring mistakes, and I’ve read the threads with interest for a long time. 244 more words


Pattern errata are the worst ಠ_ಠ

One of my current WIP’s is a cabled baby cardigan that I’m making for my boyfriend’s sister (I really hope she doesn’t see this, it’s meant to be a surprise!). 245 more words


Are My Socks Too Small?

Confession time: I switched needle sizes…quite by accident. However, I’m a bit concerned that seventy-six stitches of simple, elastically ribbed cable knit socks will not be enough. 516 more words


Drops design booties

Hi guys!

I have finally finished my drops design booties. They are so so comfortable and I really love the Mawson yarn from Vera Moda that I used. 35 more words


Red Wool Top

I was really pleased to find the pattern for this versatile top for my mom in the Holiday 2014 Vogue Knitting. It’s pattern #20, the Cable and Chevron Top. 396 more words


There's Something About January...

…perhaps it’s the energy of expectations for a new year; perhaps it’s all that time spent inside drinking hot tea to soothe your cranky throat. Oh, heck with it, by the time I get to writing down the blog, I’m on to the wine. 1,044 more words


This Thing Called Good Sense...

…it’s not my strong suit.

They’re done! They’re done! Shh…don’t tell the recipient…if she’s in the room, close this blog;-)

On the good news front, I finished the Christmas gift socks, with plenty of time to spare. 1,071 more words