Dishcloth Dresses · My Creative Life

A Festive Knit Dress Dishcloth

My holiday knitting is done.  My final project is the Friends and Family Dress Dishcloth knit in holiday yarn.  As I posted last week, I used the Bernat Handicrafter Holiday cotton yarn in the Holly Jolly print.  There’s still time for you to knit one or even a few.  They only take a few hours… Continue reading A Festive Knit Dress Dishcloth

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Knitting an I-cord provisional cast on

I purchased the Updated Vogue Knitting Ultimate Knitting Book .  Looking at the different cast on methods, I decided to try the i-cord provisional cast on for circular knitting for my Dark Night Rose sweater.  As I wrote in this blog post, the sweater consists of hexagon medallions that are knit in the round from the… Continue reading Knitting an I-cord provisional cast on

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Update on 2018 Sweater Knitting Project

My Dark Night Rose Sweater knitting is coming along slowly.  As I wrote in my post on February 3, 2018, I had hoped to knit 7 hexagons a month.  Well, I certainly did not reach that goal in February.  I only knit 3 hexagon and a half hexagon. So now I have 5 full and… Continue reading Update on 2018 Sweater Knitting Project