I’m sure this will sound like a lot of blather. I’ve been having a horrible time knitting lately, everything I tried would end up horribly wrong within a few rows.
So I tried crochet:
Pattern: Dandy Lion Pride by Katie Christy (ravelry link)
CO: July 10, 2011
BO: July 12, 2011
Yarn: Cascade 220 in Pumpkin, leftovers of Malabrigo and Cotton-Ease and eyes from 6060.etsy.com
Pattern: Crocheted Mary-Jane slippers by Calypso Gray (ravelry link)
CO:July 15, 2011
BO:July 16, 2011
Yarn: Knitpicks Organic Cotton in Ginger and Bernat Handicrafter Cotton in White
And I tried spinning:
I’m halfway through the next 100g of corriedale as well, I’m working on getting thinner singles:
I also bought some roving, from woolgatherings.etsy.com:
You’ll notice that these all worked. Summer is a horrible time for knitting though, and that is frustrating.