Thursday, September 15, 2011

In which there are some new things

Still can't post the full photos of the shawl. Apparently test knits take time, or something. But I have been working on and off on some argyle armwarmers. Argyle! And am about halfway through a new design for a cabled pillow. This pillow is a sample of Debbie Bliss Rialto Aran for Urban Yarns, and will be the pattern offered in the beginner cable course I'll be teaching there (exact dates to be determined, but all the info is on the Urban Yarns web site. These two blocks make up half of the front of the pillow - the rest is underway, and I'll be sure to post more photos as progress warrants. Block 1 Block 2 And finally, a swatch out of Araucania Ranco Solids, for a nice light cardigan design I have in mind. Swatch