Christmas cast-on day 2

It happened again… Lovely pattern, gorgeous yarn – not a good match together! My day 2 cast-on was the Coffee Break cowl by Louise Tilbrook which has a lovely texture effect. The yarn I chose is a Grande Merino DK weight from Countess Ablaze in the BoJo’s Brexshit Bonanza colourway. The blue base is soContinue reading “Christmas cast-on day 2”

Christmas cast-on day 1

Well my Christmas cast-on party has started and it’s with mixed results on day 1! First up on my needles was planned to be the Mindfulness Cowl by Louise Tilbrook, but a few inches into the pattern and I’ve decided the wool I chose isn’t right for the pattern. The wool is by the awesomeContinue reading “Christmas cast-on day 1”

January week 4

I’m a monogamous knitter (well for this week at least!) Yes that’s right readers… I’ve only knit a single item this week … but it’s been great progress! Week 4 – 21st to 27th Jan Projects cast-on = 0 Projects finished = 0 Days knit = 5 Hours knitting = 23 hours. No new cast-ons,Continue reading “January week 4”