Free shipping on UK orders over £40 & International orders over £70 (exclusions apply)

0

Your Cart is Empty

WIP Week – Thursday – The simple one

by ysoldateague August 09, 2007

0 Comments

I always try and keep a simple stocking st project on the needles that I can carry around and pick up when I’m not able to give knitting my full attention. Here’s my current one, can you tell it’s been crumpled up in my bag?
DSCF5136.jpg

A provisional cast on that will eventually be replaced by a sideways knit lace border.

DSCF5144.jpg

These six markers mark the positions of darts, this is going to have lots of shaping.

DSCF5152.jpg
DSCF5147.jpg

And here’s a very rough sketch of what I’m making. Inspired (although it might not be obvious from the end result) by vintage slips in Carnivale.

DSCF5156.jpg

While I was photographing my sketch book I thought you might like a peek inside at some other pages. Click thumbnails for flickr.

DSCF5167.jpg DSCF5166.jpg DSCF5165.jpg DSCF5163.jpg DSCF5161.jpg DSCF5160.jpg DSCF5158.jpg DSCF5157.jpg

ysoldateague
ysoldateague



Also in Blog

Image of bobbins of yarn with the words designing with nightshades written over it.
Designing with Nightshades, a guest post by Whitney Hayward

by Ysolda Ltd Collaborator October 18, 2019 0 Comments

Read More
Gansey Bundle and Channel Island Cast On Tutorial
Gansey Bundle and Channel Island Cast On Tutorial

by Ysolda support@ysolda.com October 17, 2019 0 Comments

We love Gansey patterning and decided to go into our archive and reknit two old favourites. These were originally made in Blend no.1 and have now been reknit in Neighborhood Fiber Company Capital Luxury Sport. The cowl is made in Hollins Market and the hat in Reservoir Hill.
Read More
Pre-Brexit update
Pre-Brexit update

by Ysolda support@ysolda.com October 16, 2019 0 Comments

With less than two weeks to go, we still don’t know what Brexit will look like, or whether it’s happening at all on October 31st. Like every other small business in the UK we’ve been trying to plan, without having much idea of what we’re planning for. 
Read More

Subscribe