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Moonstone blanket

| October 25, 2013

It’s going to be a slow weekend, so, I thought I had better post it now in case this is the last I get to do. I have to work this weekend, and it don’t know how much yet. So, it’s growing, slowly but growing.

Moonstone blanket

| October 20, 2013

I thought I had done well this weekend, but, it doesn’t look like it.. Sigh. Added the tape measure so you have a sense of scale.

Moonstone blanket

| October 17, 2013

End of play today sees a few rows added

moonstone blanket

| October 13, 2013

While I spent a lot of the weekend knitting. It doesn’t look grown much. I think that’s row 9 I just finished.

moonstone blanket

| October 11, 2013

I had to get a longer cable for it to fit more comfortably. But here you can see on the bit I straightened out the first 3 rows of pattern. The “wrong side” row is much quicker as you just knit what ever the stitches are they only change on the “right” side I do […]

blanket row 3

| October 10, 2013

Ok. At this stage yes I’m still counting rows. Mainly because I’m now on the first row of pattern which you can just make out. This is definitely going to be a long term project in that I’ve not completed 3 rows in 2 evenings and at estimation there are going to be some 400 […]

the blanket begins

| October 9, 2013

doesn’t look much does it? Well. This should be 762 stitches. Yes. That’s a fair few. I so hope I can count! I guess I find out in a couple of rows if the pattern doesn’t fit right. But there you go. In short the provisional cast on and then the first real row of […]

Double knitted moonstone scarf completed!!!!

| October 1, 2013

Ok, the bind off was far harder than knitting the thing! It’s simple and yet complicated, hard to explain, it’s like snooker, the principals of the bind off are logical and simple, achieving them is not! I’m really proud of my scarf, it looks ace. Now all I need are a hat and mitts to […]

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