May 11, 2015
Me Made May – Week 1+
I’m participating in the Me Made May challenge with the Yarns at Yin Hoo podcast. The first week went pretty well and it was fun. I looked at my things in a new light.
Friday, May 1 – Rusted Root, knitted in 2009 with Knit Picks Cotlin yarn. My first attempt at a pullover.
Monday, May 4 – Meadowlark by Amy Swenson, knit in 2014 with Trendsetter Yarns Cash Woole. It didn’t fit until I lost 50 lbs. Still could stand to be blocked out some more, but I like it.
Tuesday, May 5 – Starlace Infinity Scarf by Pearl Morgan. Knit in 2013 with Bijou Basin Ranch Shangri-La that I inherited from my mother-in-law. She bought the yarn and discovered she doesn’t like knitting with laceweight yarn. I encourage her to buy more laceweight!
Wednesday, May 6 – a ‘s Gravenmoerse bobbin lace pendant. Not sure what year I made this, probably 2009. I get out of the habit of wearing my lace.
Thursday, May 7 – Vintage Vest by Linda Burt. This was knit in 2010 with Red Heart Sock & Sweater yarn. I don’t like the goofy thing going on with the notches, but I really like this vest and get a lot of wear from it in the summer.
Friday, May 8 – Tatted Celtic Knot earrings. Love these! Wear them all the time.