Tag Archives: Designing

Pattern: Lóngyǎn

It’s been a long time since I’ve posted about a pattern here.  So…  here goes! I think Lóngyǎn is one of my favorite patterns so far.  It’s everything I wanted it to be in a lace shawl…  Textured, complex…  It’s … Continue reading

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Charting Progress

My charts are 99% done.  Perhaps if I am focused, I can finish writing the written directions today and possibly get it off to the tech editor…  But at least finish writing the directions for the chart.  I’m excited!!!

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WIP Wednesday

I would have posted earlier but I had to finish knitting the sleeve.  It’s going to be awhile before I can try to wear it again, so I had to snap the pictures for today. So hard to get a … Continue reading

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Making Progress

This is what my computer screen looks like: Can you make heads or tails of it yet?  The CO number isn’t even there yet!  Haha.  And yet… The prototype has been started!  I’m pretty excited.  It’s not the first time … Continue reading

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Měirényú – Blocking

Last post on Měirényú (Rav link), promise! It looked awful, pre-blocking.  No pretty scallops, can’t really see the pattern at all. While blocking. Pretty detail shot!And once again, the final product! Thanks for sticking with me throughout the whole series!  … Continue reading

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Designing Měirényú – Part 2

So, I’m just a little crazy when it comes to knitting and mistakes.  I hate ripping back to the mistake and prefer just to drop stitches and attempt surgery.  Case in point: Clicky to view bigger.  I did not catch … Continue reading

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Designing Měirényú – Part 1

Wow, looking back at my Rav notebook, I see that I started this project a year ago and I’m finally almost done with the pattern-writing.  Amazing how much time has flown and how things have changed in a year. This … Continue reading

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