21 octobre 2007

Sock progress

Here I am going to update you on my sock-making: After the non-knitting episode during business trip, I got home on Friday and as always after a week away, I vegged out on my sofa (yeah, I'm so tired but I want quality time on my sofa anyway!!) until far too late.On Saturday morning, I was expecting a new washing machine (the 3 year old, yes three, one was broken and as always more expensive to fix than to replace) anytime between 8 and 13 !!!! So, at 8:10, they phoned and said it would be between 11 and 13... and they came at... [Lire la suite]
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14 octobre 2007

Sleeves and socks

I had a lovely weekend ! isn't that nice ?!! I managed to finish sleeve number 2 and here is a picture of my progress of the whole pullover: All there is to do are the finishing strips of 2x2 rib for the bottom of the front and the top ribbing that covers the top of the sleeves and makes a link to the top front ribbing. Of course this ribbing means that I'll have something like 200 stitches on the needles at once which also means (I have experience) about 15 mins per row!!!So I chickened out and made my sample for first... [Lire la suite]
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11 octobre 2007

Sleeve coming on...

Here I am proud to present is my friend Mr Sleeve 2! He's been knitted on and off for ... well over a week ! How did that happen ? so much time going by ???I think I can answer that : there's alot going on in my life. There's all of the job interview stuff and the business trips ... and talking on the phone to my Mum and my friends about the job interviews and the trips and potentiel boyfriend stuff (lol). So, just in case you're interested which you could be because it will affect my knitting and blogging time:- The really... [Lire la suite]
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30 septembre 2007

Beige gipsy pullover

Hey again, Here is my project in progress : OK that's just a sleeve and only sleeve number one (don't you find it's a drag to knit the second sleeve ?!)This is what it's supposed to look like finished : So the back and the front are done, sleeve number one should be finished by this evening and then it's all up to fate !
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