Monthly Archives: August 2007

Limey Shadow Dishcloth

…or Potholder…! Vivian Hoxbro “Shadow Knitting” book.

(Click on the pictures to make them bigger)

The pattern is formed on the right side by the purl ridges. Knitting on the wrong side makes the purl ridges on the right side.

Lime shadow book   Lime Shadow   shadow lime flat   lime shadow 2  lime shadow 3

Check out this link for pattern for shadow illusion SOCKS


Morning Balloons

Good Morning!….

I got up this morning – got my coffee – looked outside –

and – WOW…Hot Air Balloons right there in front of the window!

(Click on the pictures to make them bigger – such pretty colors!)

twoballoons       balloons

Hedgerow Socks

Hedgerow Socks This picture is from Knitters Review. This is a free pattern at their site.

New Sock started …I switched yarn from the Toe Up sock (Fleece Artist – blackberry) to this sock. It calls for yarn that is mostly all one color. It looks great so far. Thanks Jane!

FA toe up

Toe Up Sock – New Yarn Switcheroo

I switched yarn for my first Toe Up sock. I will be using Lorna’s Laces “Black Purl”. I have both toes done (two at a time) Pattern is the same…Interweave Knits Summer 2007 issue (Ann Budd’s On Your Toes).

toe up   Note: Frogged these…didn’t like the toe or the fit

Snowflake Socks

Snowflake Socks   Snowflake Socks – Interweave Knits Fall 2007 Magazine

This will be my first attempt at two color socks –

I ordered the Lorna’s Laces Sport yarn from Simply Sock Yarn Company. Just waiting for it to get here.

Colors?…….wait and see……

Still Waiting…for this

Ravelry has this on their blog…

Still wondering exactly what Ravelry is and how you could possibly make use of it? Just want to see some more screens while you wait? LittleWit Erin put together a really cool video that shows off lots of Ravelry’s features.

Enjoy! (click the images) Ravelry video tour preview

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  • Thank You – Lime & Violet

    I am a big fan of Lime & Violet – check out their website here…..they also have a podcast.

    They have made Project Info Cards to download for free – put your notes for projects and take them with you when you are out hunting for patterns and yarn.

    Thank You….they are so cute!