design, sweaters

I Heart My Dragons! Favorite Finished Object EVER. And, a Review of DROPS Air.

When you take the "softest and fluffiest yarn EVER" and combine it with the measurements from your favorite sweater and then throw in a couple of dragons... it's REALLY hard to to wait for the finished project to manifest. It feels like I've been working on the sweater forever, but looking back over my posts,… Continue reading I Heart My Dragons! Favorite Finished Object EVER. And, a Review of DROPS Air.

design, sweater, yarn

Dragons, Dyes, and an Awesome Hank Winder

One dragon is completed and the other one has been cast on!  I've been busy with other projects (like yarn dyeing) which has slowed down my knitting progress.  But I'm still super excited about the Drops Air yarn and my new dragon friend who I think I'll call Steve.  To follow the shape of my… Continue reading Dragons, Dyes, and an Awesome Hank Winder

design, sweater

My Dragon Wings Are Being Eaten by the Underarm!

There's always some kind of snag when it comes to knitting.  For my latest sweater, I neglected to take the underarm curve into consideration when planning the placement of the dragon.  I didn't realize this until the wing stitches were being consumed alive by the underarm decreases. I'm going to have to rip back about… Continue reading My Dragon Wings Are Being Eaten by the Underarm!