I’ve just check and it turns out I haven’t done a knitting update since the end of last year. Probably because progress is feeling rather sluggish. In reality, I think it’s just that knitting a large project that makes it feel that way.
So far this year, I’ve knitted the back of my Pineapple cardigan – apart from the moss stitch edge that happened last year…
…and almost finished the sleeves. I though I had finished on Sunday, but then decided they needed another 6 rows. I’m getting a little jaded with these – they need to be soooo long for my orangutan arms, plus knitting them two at a time, makes it seem as if I’ve been knitting them forever.
I’ve done very little other knitting. I have worked on a new kit and, although I was pleased with my first attempt, each time I refine it, I’ve made it worse not better. Currently on my fourth version.
I’ve did a very few rows knitted on my reversible scarf – which I already mention in my January UFO update.
Other than that, it’s been my handbag knitting. I’ve finished the leg of this sock…
And started the other one…
So although progress feels slow, reviewing what I’ve done tells me I’ve done a fair amount in the last six weeks 🙂
Reading back through my review I’m also thinking I should rename my blog The Knitting Giantess.
If you read my posts regularly, you’ll know I love to make up my own designs, but often procrastinate over writing the patterns up. You’ll also know I’ve been promising to write up my sheep sock pattern a for a while. So I’m delighted to tell you the Dartmoor Sheep Socks pattern is now up on Ravelry. The link is here.
One of the great things about blogging is that once I’ve promised to do something on my blog, I find it much harder to hide from doing it. I’ve no doubt that if I kept quiet and didn’t mention it again, you guys would forget I ever made the promise, but still making that promise in open forum makes it so much more compelling. After all a promise is a promise. Continue reading “YAY! I’m UFO Free!”→