Will Work For Yarn Swap #1

Awhile ago, I showed you the package I got from Sweetm.

Well, here are the items I knit for her from it, all unblocked (I wanted them to be clean when I sent them to her, kind of icky to know that other people have been wearing your clothes…)

I love the scallops on the bottom.  They are sooo pretty!

Pattern: Tess
Yarn: Rowan Spray
Needle: Size 11, 15

I forgot to take a picture of the FO…  I had some problems with gauge, probably because the yarn is more or less DK weight instead of bulky, but it seemed to block out okay.  Very soft yarn.

Pattern: Emmaline
Yarn: Debbie Bliss Cotton Angora
Needle: Size 10 1/2

I didn’t take a picture with the buttons.  Too bad.  They were really cute and huge.  This is the secret project I sent to her, because I had soo much extra Rowan Spray that she said I could keep and I didn’t want to keep it.  Now I just have two skeins left and I don’t know what I’ll do with it!  By the way, I finished this project 3 days.  Super Bulky is super fast.

Pattern: Storm
Yarn: Rowan Spray
Needle: Size 15

Sweetm has been so awesome.  She let me keep the leftovers and sent me a whole pile of alpaca fiber as my payment!  These batts are huge…  I’m used to itty-bitty ones, I guess!

I’m playing another round with her, socks this time, which I’ll show you next time.


About YuLianKnits

I have to say it: I LOVE GOD. I also enjoy creating things, whether it's through yarn or other crafty materials.
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One Response to Will Work For Yarn Swap #1

  1. Snowcatcher says:

    This is SO cool that you have time to do this. And it looks like you’re having such fun with it.

    Maybe one day when I retire, I can play too!!!

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