…time seems to be slip sliding away from me, and it’s over a week since I posted. Oops. Well, I was away for three of those days, but the rest is my fault. I finished a project and am eager to start the next, but I since I had to order the yarn (yes, none of my 306 fingering or sport-weight yarns was the right one for the task) and it’s not here yet, I pulled out a hibernating sweater project. It’s knit in fingering weight sock yarn though, so it’s s-l-o-w g-o-i-n-g. I’ve made it to the armholes of the back, and the thought of knitting a matching front has me thinking it’ll be a while before this one gets finished! Sewing the seams will be a joy, I’m sure.
In TKGA class news. I’ve knit the piece of the “picking up stitches” swatch from which I will pick up stitches. I hope that pink is enough of a contrast to ecru to count. It’s not a very pale pink. It’s this pink:
Monkeys!! This is part of my Sleepy Monkey Blanket by Mary Ann Stephens. I don’t do a lot of stranded knitting, but this project was worth all the ends to weave after!