Sunday, May 5, 2013
I finished the crocheted capelet, which is the same pattern from Debbie Stoller's Happy Hooker that I made out of mohair a few years ago. This pattern seems to lend itself to any kind of yarn, and it was fun to see what mercerized cotton looked like in this drapey little cape. I added some old buttons to make it look even more steampunk. I'm going to wear it over t-shirts or tank tops to keep my cleavage from burning ('cause it does that -- yeah, white-girl problems).
Yes, it's spring (see the hydrangeas?) and yes, I'm knitting a black sweater, with stripes of fuzz. What of it? I'm a rebel.
Mrs Fisher's Slippers I call these Mrs Fisher's slippers because I knitted a very similar pair when I was in grade four during an e...
Eve's Mistake Lace Shrug This makes a pretty, lightweight spring shrug with 3/4 length sleeves and a lacy back piece. I made it for...