Crochet Sneak Peek

I made significant progress on the round yoke last night… If you consider my ripping out 4 hours of crocheting this morning progress. I do, actually, I’ve now got a sound grasp of the concept, As Robyn said, “It’s like crocheting a flat circle but with a hole in the middle.” and I’ve codified it, working out my own gauge, stitch pattern and placement of increases. I had to rip simply because I wanted a wider neckline to start. I’m looking forward to digging back in, but it’s going to have to wait until I get some more mundane computer stuff done.

I’m sorry I didn’t photograph my piece before I ripped, so you’re going to have to be satisfied with the swatch, above. It’s a sneak peak for a garment I’m working on for a fall magazine in the luscious Lorna’s Laces green line. I just love the very subtle shading in this yarn and it is made of a super-soft organic merino and dyed using sustainable methods.

Oh, and we have a winner for the Apron Contest! Steel City Knitter who has plans to give it away to her mom. Congratulations!

One Step Forward…

2 thoughts on “One Step Forward…

  • April 5, 2008 at 7:58 am
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    I like the texture of your swatch. Can’t wait to see your progress on the round yoke!

  • April 5, 2008 at 4:45 pm
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    I’m looking forward to seeing the finished product. Love the swatch!

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