Numerical Knitting

September 19, 2008

Two FO’s and news of a UFO refound

Filed under: Knitting — by bethc @ 3:19 pm
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In a fit of finishing I have actually managed to finish not one, but two projects!
Reverse Bloom
Reverse Bloom Washcloth from Week-End Knitting knit in Crystal Palace Chenille. This is for our next-door-neighbor who turned 80 this summer. Ravtails.
Rattlesnake Creek Socks
Rattlesnake Creek Socks from Wooly Wonka Fibers knit in Dream in Color Smooshy from The Loopy Ewe. These had a tumultulous start and were for the previously mentions Sock Knitters Pentathlon, but sadly were not finished by the deadline. That said, they’re great socks and I enjoyed knitting them a great deal. Ravtails.

After finishing these and swatching for a sock class with CookieA this week-end I was left rather at loose ends on the knitting front. So off I went to my bag of UFO’s and found my Shetland Triangle started in the summer of ’07. What a delight to knit. I wonder why I put it away?

6 Comments »

  1. Something better came along? A deadline came up? There are a million reasons but I’m glad you reconnected w/your Shetland Triangle.

    That washcloth is cute and I LOVE those socks. The yarn colorway is perfect for the pattern.

    Comment by Carrie K — September 19, 2008 @ 11:09 pm |Reply

  2. great socks! they’re a beautiful color. i don’t particularly like knitting deadlines anyway :)

    Comment by mai — September 22, 2008 @ 11:12 am |Reply

  3. Awesome finished objects . . . I dream of finishing some things. I’d love to see these in person if you’re walking around in them any day soon.

    Comment by Karen M. — September 23, 2008 @ 10:50 pm |Reply

  4. Nice job! I am actually making some progress on my socks from class. Keep you fingers crossed.

    Comment by Amber — September 25, 2008 @ 9:05 am |Reply

  5. You know one of these days I am going to have one of the blossom washcloths for myself. I keep knitting them for others too!

    I am DEFINITELY going to use my smooshy yarn for that sock pattern. I might even cast on tonight.

    Comment by Nic — September 30, 2008 @ 12:29 am |Reply

  6. They are oh so pretty!! Congrats on some FO’s. Hope life is well!

    Comment by Natalie — October 15, 2008 @ 3:34 pm |Reply


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