Cardigans · Knitting

WIP Wednesday – ‘Knitcation’

As you may have noticed on my Instagram widget, I posted my progress on my husband's languishing Carraig Fhada vest days ago. I had some days off work last week and combined with the bank holiday, it meant I had five whole weekdays to 'play' with, so I decided to show the vest some love. The downside however was the… Continue reading WIP Wednesday – ‘Knitcation’

Cardigans · Knitting

WIP Wednesday – For The Love of Fair Isle

I managed to put a little dent in my WIPs thanks to the bank holiday Monday here, so I only have one WIP - Rowan’s Orkney to report on because both my Vinterfjell jumper and Carbeth cardigan are now finished and currently blocking. This knit has not been without some mishaps. First was the 2x2 corrugated… Continue reading WIP Wednesday – For The Love of Fair Isle

Cardigans · Jumpers and Tops · Knitting

WIP Wednesday – Vinterfjell and Rowan’s Orkney

I've been ploughing through my WIPs since I set my eyes on Rowan's Orkney and just managed to cast my  Carbeth cardigan off the needles this past weekend. My plan was not to cast any project on without at least casting one off, and I've not done too bad I think. Anyway, I then picked up… Continue reading WIP Wednesday – Vinterfjell and Rowan’s Orkney

Books · Knitting

So Much to Knit…

...but not enough time. Last week, my Rowan subscription Magazine 64 was delivered, and there are several patterns there I’d love to knit right now. Oh my! I now have five knitting pattern books, all bought between last December and now. If only I could get just one day in the week devoted to knitting.… Continue reading So Much to Knit…