This Bossa Nova sweater was really fun to make. I really liked We Are Knitters cotton yarn. It felt really nice on my skin. I completed the front and back last July. I really liked how it was without the sleeves. I needed a project for my commute. I decided to complete the sleeves. To … Continue reading WAK Bossa Nova Sweater
Though this is an advanced level by We Are Knitters standard, it's not actually that difficult, technique wise. One thing I suggest is not to hang this piece after it's completed. I feel like mine has been stretched a little bit. Overall, a very fun and good learning experience.
This was my second knit garment. I used Bernat Roving Yarn. I really like this yarn and the moss stitch. Moss stitch is very easy and gives a great look. I didn't follow the instructions for the collar and the two front panels. I wanted the front to be a bit longer. It turned out … Continue reading Modified Yarnspiration Cocoon Cardigan
This was my very first knitted sweater . I found this pattern on Red Heart website (link below). It was a good learning experience for beginner knitters. I shorten the sleeves a bit. I only used one skein of Caron one pound. I ran out of the skein and added some leftover white yarn I had. I … Continue reading My First Knit Sweater
I started trying We Are Knitters products about a year ago. This Whitney Cardigan looked so interesting. I couldn't resist to get my hands on it. Plus, knitting with those huge needles looked really fun. Unfortunately, the cardigan was too big on me. One day, I thought I could just make this into a short … Continue reading WAK Whitney Cardigan
This was one of my first, and very satisfied, knit project. I wanted to learn about different knitting patterns, but I didn't quite want to commit to a sweater yet. So I found a dishcloth pattern online. I used Lily Sugar N' Cream yarn. I've been using this dishcloth ever since.
My first completed project of 2018. This blanket took a little over two months to complete. I used Bernat Blanket Yarn, two skeins of each color. It turned out great! This was a free pattern I picked up at a JoAnn store. It's also available on their website. My needle broke while I was completing … Continue reading Mosaic Chevron Knit Blanket from JoAnn