A little lace tease

I blocked my Laminaria shawl this weekend. Oooh la la it’s pretty! The incredible yarn from Joy at The Knitting Goddess gives it an ethereal feel that’s sexy and light. Here’s the Stats – Laminaria designed by Elizabeth Freeman Knitty – Spring 2008 Size 4 lace circ needle Alpaca/cashmere lace yarn from The Knitting Goddess…

Laminaria update

It’s really tough to knit intricate lace when your mouth hurts. It’s really tough to knit intricate lace when your head hurts. It’s really tough to knit intricate lace at any given moment. Dang. The Laminaria has kicked my butt time and again during the last few weeks. Usually I’m really good at counting. I…

Big Thick Meaty

Well, maybe this should be titled Big Thick Wooly. Yep, that fits. I’ve been knitting endless lace for months now. So with a little dip in the temps I cast on the Aspenglo scarf. While in Memphis I bought two skeins of a nice butternut squash natural henna dyed wool. I combined it with the…