The Ishbel pattern is now available. Download links have been sent out to everyone who pre-ordered the collection.
I love the remote control I just got for my camera, taking self-portraits just got an awful lot easier!
The Old Maiden Aunt yarn that I linked to yesterday, that the blue one is made from, is now sold out, but you can pre-order yours by emailing Lilith to let her know how much you would like at email@example.com She’s going to be dyeing more up next week so it shouldn’t be too long a wait and all pre-orders placed before the end of January will qualify for the 20% off sale price.
An alternating cable cast on is a useful, stretchy cast on for ribbing that’s less fussy to work than a tubular cast on. It’s worked like a regular cable cast on, but instead of casting on each stitch knitwise stitches are alternately cast on knitwise and purlwise.
This tutorial includes both step by step photos and videos so you can use whichever suits you better.