I decided that the bell sleeves weren’t for me, but I couldn’t be bothered doing the necessary maths to do a shaped sleeve. I decided that starting the 3/1 ribbing at the elbow would probably do the job quite well.
Stuff from the last post:
You know, until I got those two comments about the paper-clips-as-stitch-markers I’d forgotten that I use them! They only work for diameters less than about 4.5 mm (I think that’s a US 7?), but they’re perfect; they don’t slip under your stitches, if you get coloured ones you can deliniate different sections, and they’re cheap! For needle diameters greater than 4.5 mm, I tend to use my homemade markers or just some differently-coloured yarn.
Science & Knitting News:
A DNA Cable and lace tank top (so cool – I’ve got to have me one of these!)
Sorry about the smilies-as-bullet points. I can’t do an ordinary list because of the formating that comes from the blog template. Blah … blah … blah … tech stuff that’s probably sent people to sleep!
A little sneek-peek:
This is a new design for a women’s cardigan (i.e. for me) in Sirdar Denim Chunky.
It’s something I’ve been thinking about for a while now and this is what I’ve done so far:
Clickable to make bigable:
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