Handspun Cardigan: Buttonband Blues

Handspun Cardigan: Buttonband Blues

The Ravellenics have long ago packed up and I am still working on my cardigan.  I feel pretty good that I got as much of it done as I did. This magnum opus of a sweater is on track to go to Rhinebeck in October. It has not been without problems though. Luckily I am in the mood to sort them out rather than act a child and throw it in the corner with my pout face on. Sometimes it is all about timing.

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The Right Weight Yarn for Your Next Sweater

The Right Weight Yarn for Your Next Sweater

I have been plotting my sweater season for weeks now, waiting for the weather to turn just a little chilly. In my planning, I've thought a lot about what yarn weight to choose for my next sweater and thought I'd talk a little bit about what goes into my sweater planning. This week I'll go over how I determine what weight yarn I want to knit my sweater in.

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