19
April
2007

Hour 4.5

I spent most of hour 3 knitting on a ribbing to the entrelac basket-cap I made from an issue of Wool Gathering. And most of the second hour trying to do a sewn bind-off. I was following Nancy Wiseman’s technique in her book of finishing techniques, thinking that blind following would be fine. But after getting 10 stitches in twice and having a twisted purl bind-off instead of the desired knit rib bind-off, I gave up. I realized that I know kitchener and I can read my knitting, so I’m gonna stop reading the book. When my movie (Spellbound) ended, this is where it was:

This is a view of the mess that surrounds me:

Then I decided it was time to stop soaking things and block.

Here’s the Walker swatches:

Mermaid takes a spin:

Mermaid takes a nap:

Now, it’s back to finish that hat. Tivo has ER and Earl for me.

19
April
2007

Hour 2

14
March
2007

Anticlimax

24
September
2006

And so it goes with the finishing…

19
June
2006

Mermaids and Jellyfish

16
June
2006

Mermaid Spreadsheet Update

10
June
2006

Slluuurrrrppp!

9
June
2006

Next stop, dye

4
June
2006

Green and other colors

3
June
2006

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