Buckle up! I've got lots of knitting to show you this week.
First up are these quick and easy wash clothes I whipped up as a little gift. I used left over worsted weight cotton and enjoyed immensely how fast they knitted up. Wash clothes are the palate cleanser of knitting for when you finish a big project (the never ending blanket) and want something that is instant gratification.
I stared a gift cowl in one left over skein from my sister's sweater. This is knitting up fast!!
And finally a much better photo of the shawl I am currently knitting that has eyelet rows galore. I know when this is blocked this will look fantastic. I rather enjoy the knitting (reminds me of the hitchhiker pattern - addictive) and I have another skein of variegated wool wound up and ready to cast on maybe when I finish this one or maybe before I finish this one. I'm in a 'cast on' mood.
What are you working on this week?
I am heading to JoAnn's today to pick up so dish cloth cotton! GMTA! :)ReplyDelete
I love doing eyelets. You get a lot of bang for your buck with those. Your projects all looks great.ReplyDelete
Your projects do all look wonderful, and the dishcloths make me want to knit some of my own!ReplyDelete
Nothing beats the gift of a wash cloth, I always have a few ready in the gift drawer.ReplyDelete
The purple is a beautiful colour.ReplyDelete
I love all of your knitting. I have to either finish my sweater or start something new with yarn.ReplyDelete
I LOVE that Madelinetosh colorway!! I'm working on TWO sweaters ... and trying to get up the gumption to bind off the shawl I was knitting with Holly in her last days ... good vibes welcome!ReplyDelete
Lovely projects! I was just saying I need to get back to making some dishcloths. Love the yarn for your shawl - so pretty.ReplyDelete
Great dishcloths. I love knitting those, short and sweet. The purple colour is beautiful. CxReplyDelete
What nice projects. I love the shawl and the cowl. I cast on a slip-stitch dish cloth myself this week. You are so right dishcloths are a great palate cleanser after a big project.ReplyDelete
Your dishcloths look like waffles :) ! I am working on a very ill fitting tee; might have chosen the wrong needle size and pattern size ( might have forgotten to swatch properly ). Currently I seem to be in between sizes, which makes picking a good fit quite a challenge....ReplyDelete
Your dishcloths look like waffles :) ! I am working on a very ill fitting tee; might have chosen the wrong needle size and pattern size ( might have forgotten to swatch properly ). Currently I seem to be in between sizes, which makes picking a good fit quite a challenge....Delete
...that is a lot of knitting...I love the dishcloth pattern...I'll have to add that waffle-y one to my queue...
~Have a lovely day!
...this is the first time I've been able to post in over a week...because there's something wrong with my google account and it won't capture the reCaptcha code properly...so I'd type a comment only to have it give me an error...it's been so frustrating...arghhh...anywhooo...I do love your waffle-y dishcloth...and purple is my favorite colour...
~Have a lovely day!
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Catching up on some blog reading, I am also dishcloth knitting here too. I am cloth number six now, you are so right they are a lovely quick knit.ReplyDelete
Those are packed in eyelets in that shawl. What great texture your washcloths have. You are right how they're a great palette cleanser in-between knitting projects. I have finished my teal one some time ago. I still have Dishy left. I should start another.ReplyDelete