Done With No Time to Spare

October 30, 2013By Andi

I just barely got my sweater done in time for the end of the Hetty KAL. I finished attaching buttons and snapped this picture a few minutes ago. It’s a bit lumpy-bumpy because I haven’t had a chance to block it yet, so I’ll do a proper post on this sweater once it’s been blocked, … Read More

The Start of a Sleeve

October 23, 2013By Andi

There’s a week left of the Hetty KAL, and I’ve got a sleeve and a half and button bands left to knit. I have a feeling that I’ll get this done just barely in time for the end of KAL, but it probably won’t be blocked. I know I’ve been complaining about how gloomy this … Read More

In Which I Can’t Follow My Own Pattern

October 9, 2013By Andi

I reached the bottom band on my second Hetty at my knitting group the other day, and I found myself a little confused about why I was ending at a different point in the repeat than on my first one. I double checked the pattern a million times, and eventually I decided to just put … Read More

Ready for the Underarms!

October 2, 2013By Andi

I just finished the fronts, and I’m ready to cast on the underarm stitches on my Hetty. I’ve been working on this cardigan in my free time, even though I’ve been really tempted to cast on something with the yellow yarn I recently bought. Seattle’s iconic gloom has completely returned, and I’m itching to knit … Read More

Hetty’s Upper Back

September 25, 2013By Andi

I’ve got my upper back done on my second Hetty! Next up, I need to pick up stitches on the fronts. I’m really taking my time with this sweater because it’s not my highest priority, and I’ve only been squeezing in a few rows here and there, but that adds up! I have a bit … Read More