I seem to remember that the question was should 4mm needles be used, me I would use a larger needle than the label suggests because there is quite a variety of yarns in the hank and you will see them better on a larger needle. Below you can find all of our free knitting patterns for the most fun projects like ladies' cardigans, scarves and baby socks. This is the picture of a bundle of the yarn from the Zen Yarn Garden website… Last week I made the fatal mistake of taking a quick peek at Etsy shop to see what yarnie goodness Angela had created. The yarn behaved in ways that I had not anticipated offering considerable more stretch than I had imagined it would. Winter is the perfect time to cozy up in front of a fire and knit.
It was while surfing that I discovered Moseley Park. I really must stop visiting online yarn websites and looking at all the gorgeous yarns for sale and also stop visiting my local yarn shops too. I clamped my wool winder on the top bar and. Variations: Using the yarn held double I reduced the number of cast on stitches to 84 but kept the neck opening the same leaving 10 stitches. The sleeves and their shaping became more straight forward as I knitted but I did not increase enough and I had to reknit the sleeves. The pattern on the ball band requires three balls so I will probably make that scarf. In a bewildering moment of fate I managed to cast off the front more firmly than the back.
I tried increasing the needle size to 6mm and 8mm but the result was not pleasing. My hands got quite achy while making this bag as I was using size 5mm needles and with the two strands of yarn it was a bit of a battle at times but I persevered and I now have quite a large drawstring project bag. I bought the following five acrylic Ice Yarns on Ebay a couple of months ago and I intend to make some baby knits, in particular the and cardigan. After looking at and comparing several different brands of pure-wool yarns, we picked out four different shades of blue for the Fair Isle beanie, and a grey wool and alpaca mix for the cabled number I see it more as an obvious grey, he sees it as having a strong teal hue. And to the last purchase…. It has been called the Oscars of the East Coast. He chose a Fair Isle one, pattern 17, as well as one with cables, pattern 18, after also considering pattern 22, which is the one I made for Dr C a couple of years ago.
However, I was able to gift it to a friend — whose head is even bigger and whose need for comfort was perhaps greater — so no harm done. There were a maximum of 128 sts on the needles. If you encounter a problem accessing any of the patterns, we urge you to. This is also earmarked for a market bag…. My daughter who is a similar size to my client was happy to pop the sweater on and I breathed a huge sigh of relief…. Our directory links to free crochet patterns only. Moda Vera: 8 Free Patterns In this section, you can find free Moda Vera crochet patterns.
The crochet patterns and photographs displayed on these pages are the intellectual property of their respective copyright owners. And it was free to download. They also have another farm at Poochera which is 200kms West of Kimba where Jane has her dyeing and fibre studio. That took some testing and finally it seemed that 84 stitches would work. More of the coloured bobbles showed through and the colours shimmered more.
The colourway is called Burg Mix. They also live off the grid, so no mains power; they have a solar array, with a small wind generator and a back up diesel generator. So glad I managed to get four balls of it from. Every Christmas I ask my son to buy me the same present year after year. It has a nice sized base to sit on. For once, he might have it before the cold weather really starts nipping. I have also started weaving and own a Schacht Inkle Loom, an Ashford Inklette Loom and four Ashford Knitters Looms: 20cm SampleIt, 30cm, 50cm and 70cm :- Follow Blog via Email Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.
Zen has captured the vividness and subtlety of the colours of the painting. Hope you enjoyed looking at all my yarn purchases and if you have any ideas for what I should make with them, please let me know. The Jazz yarn worked well to sew up the garment although a firm stitch and tying off ends very securely was important. The pattern writer is on Ravelry so if you really want the pattern you could contact her. A very simple knit called the Country Drawstring Bag. The sleeves were a quick knit however and I knew I could redo those in a couple of days. I have had many computer issues for some months — and I cannot find the mail in my folders — so if you were the one who asked me I am sorry it has taken a while.
I must check them over and ensure that they are complete. If you encounter a problem accessing any of the patterns, we urge you to. But sometimes patterns that were available for free become pay-walled later. The knitting patterns and photographs displayed on these pages are the intellectual property of their respective copyright owners. Do I have my notes? I made it in 1988.
Now yesterday at my Knit and Knatter get together one of my friends was showing off her latest yarn purchases from Spotlight. My client enjoyed trying it on and said she was very happy with it. But sometimes patterns that were available for free become pay-walled later. This paper pattern was drafted off an existing commercial sweater that had been knitted using knitting cotton. Step 4 — Ears x2 red pieces, x2 pink pieces : Cast on.