Saturday, 17 January 2009

Christmas Past

I haven't posted on here lately, but I have been knitting constantly. The multitude of Christmastime scarves that I knit as gifts were well-received.

Super-Fast, Ultra-Cozy Scarf by Jen Reilly (free):

Super-Fast, Ultra-Cozy Scarf
Super-Fast, Ultra-Cozy Scarf in Patons Nuance

These were very fun and very fast to knit up. These went to my kids' teachers and I received great raves for them.

Palindrome: A Reversible Cable Scarf:

Palindrome Cable Scarf

Filippi Scarf from the book "One-Skein Wonders" by Tamara Del Sonno:

Filippi Scarf

The Big Little Dude Scarf in linen stitch (my design):

The Big Little Dude ScarfLINEN STITCH: Multiple of 2 stitches.

Row 1: * wyif sl1 purlwise, wyib k1 *

Row 2: * wyib sl 1 purlwise, wyif p1 *
Cast on with darkest colour of yarn and knit 2 rows. Add in second colour and repeat these 2 rows. Continue alternating between two different colours of yarn to achieve desired pattern.
--FO: Cast on 20 stitches. Final finished scarf is 7” x 40”

Cameo Faggot Stitch Scarf (free):

Cameo Faggot Stitch Scarf

Easiest Farrow Rib Scarf (free):

Easiest Farrow Rib Scarf

More photos of these works are on Ravelry

Happy knitting!