This must be a record for me – usually it takes me weeks to get a single post up and look at me now, 3 posts in 24 hours!
I have a few photos of the finished knitting I did over the last week.
First up are my cozy Monkey socks.
I am so happy with the green cabled jumper.Â I thought it was going to be too heavy and unwearable with the Kilcarra but I have worn it all day and I just love it.Â I made a few modifications:
1. I added a small bit of waist shaping, I just didn’t see any reason not too!
2. I just continued the ribbing up for a collar rather than a hood.Â I just felt I would get more wear out of it that way.
3. On the sleeves when I started I missed that the ribbing should be continued before you began the cable so I started the cable right at the wrist.Â When I had gone one repeat in I realised what I had done but I decided to keep it as a modification rather than change it – I liked the way it looked.
Anyone looking closely will see that my crochet buttonholes leave a lot to be desired.Â I may rip them out and try again when I get a few moments.Â Crochet is not my strong point!!