Friday, August 17, 2012

August 17, 2012: Friday Summary

Main Project:
    1. Pattern: Child’s Octopus Mittens
    2. Yarn: two kinds of homespun from South Australia bought by DH on a business trip.
    1. Wild Magic
    2. Wolf Speaker
    3. Star Beast
Skill Goals: Learn stranded knitting:
        Learn to carry two yarns on two hands
        Remember how to knit via “English” technique
        Learn how to choose color dominance

    1. Alice Starmore's Book of Fair Isle Knitting
    2. 200 Fair Isle Motifs: A Knitter's Directory
    3. 60 Quick Knits: 20 Hats*20 Scarves*20 Mittens in Cascade 220