This third part is the increase from just knitting a sleeve, to knitting the shoulder and body of the sweater, and the neck division. While the neck division is a touch complex, the rest of the ... Read More about A Work in Progress Part Three: Knitting a Vertically Striped Sweater
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Last week, I posted the beginning of a vertically stripped sweater pattern. The feedback I received indicated that more pictures were desired. So, here's a quick collection of shots of my original ... Read More about A Work in Progress Part Two: Vertically Stripped Sweater Pictures!
Happy Summer (almost fall)! While I'm normally a winter knitter, I've had to pull out the needles to give my hands something to do. So, I decided it was time to work on my 2nd sweater. Yep, I think ... Read More about A Work in Progress: Knitting a Sweater With Vertical Stripes
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