Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Yarn Along

It's Wednesday, let's talk about yarn.
 I have 2 knitting projects in the works, and one "secret" craft that uses yarn.
The secret craft is not knitting, and it is almost done.
It is a "secret" because it is a gift, that has yet to be given 
and the person/persons who will be receiving it read my blog.
I am so excited, squealing at this very moment!

First up...

I have made so many of these, it's a fun, quick, easy knit...
and I am hoping to find a friend who needs a hat.
You see, all my friends have hats, because that is all I knitted in the beginning,
and one Christmas, everyone received a hat.

I really love the tags that come with this yarn from "my" Alpaca Farm.
This yarn came from Spacie, Swag and Vauneese and all three are pictured on the tag.

Knit - Purl - Slip
If you know those 3 stitches, you can knit this simple hat.

I am also working on another Gallatin Scarf

All went perfectly until I finished the main lace and started the first row.
Then things went all Willy Wonka, and I kept forgetting what I was doing.
It's a big mistake but I can't really see it, 
so I think I may just restart where I am and pretend nothing happened.

This yarn was gifted to me by 
Andrea at This Knitted Life - Tributary Yarns 
Check her out, she has a fun blog 
and her hand dyed yarn is amazing...look for her on Raverly,
you can purchase her yarn there.

12 comments:

  1. Oh, I love all those colors especially the first one! You have become a knitting 'queen', Debbie.

    I hope this will be a good year for you and Chuck!
    xoxo

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  2. beautiful knitting Debbie! I love how can trace your yarn back to each alpaca - pretty special. Gorgeous lacework - keep going, it's incredible xx

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  3. Mistakes! Put them behind you and work on Debbie it is all looking good

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  4. Love, love, love the color and pattern of the scarf:)

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  6. Well, it all looks good to me :)
    Belated good wishes for 2019.

    All the best Jan

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  7. Beautiful yarn for both projects! I am sure anyone would love to get one of your hats :)
    I don't see any wrongs either with the scarf, I say just keep going :) good luck with the rest

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  8. Yes, let's talk about yarn! Gorgeous projects. Now about that pretty scarf....I cannot see where you went Willy Wonka!!

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  9. Aaaaannnnddddd…..how is that sweater coming along????
    I am so glad you have joined the 'oops. a mistake. oh well, I'll just keep going' knitting method.

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