Fulfilling a Want

Fulfilling a Want

I wanted stripes; thick, contrasty, stripes; bold, in-your-face stripes. I wanted stockinette; back and forth and in the round stockinette; but not endless boredom stockinette. I wanted a seamless sweater; a weave-in-all-ends-and-it’s-done sweater; but not an everyone’s-made-one seamless raglan sweater. So I gave myself what I wanted: I remember reading somewhere that self confidence is Read More

Fingering Weights

Fingering Weights

Remember when I culled a lot of sweaters earlier this year? I identified colour and style gaps in my wardrobe, and determined what would be truly useful, reflecting my lifestyle and personal style. One of the strongest needs was for fingering weight pullovers. So I made four this year, and each one has justified itself by being Read More