If I’m Sitting, I’m Knitting

I wrote in my last post about a current lack of focus for reading.  Happily, I am finding the opposite with knitting and crochet.  I can hardly tear myself away from my main projects which is a great feeling.  This weekend is diary-clear so I am hoping to make some good progress with my needles and hooks.

My brioche wrap is coming along nicely – I’ll soon be in the depths of that deep lilac and can’t wait!

 

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More Adventures In Making: starting, starting, and starting again….

In my last post, I wrote about managing to finish a summer crochet project, and how my thoughts were turning to the next make with this delicious set of scheepjes yarn:

I had an idea that the gradient yarn would work really well with the black in a brioche pattern.  The only problem? I did not know how to do brioche knitting. But what a great opportunity to learn, I thought.  I am an experienced knitter but there is always something new to tackle – that’s the joy of a hobby with endless potential variation.

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