I've got a pile of fabric sitting on the dining table 'about' to become many different fabulous sewn creations. But I can't get motivated to lift my arse off the couch and away from my knitting needles - or maybe it's the proximity to the heater and my blanket that I can't get away from. Anyway there has been some knitting...
Of the Rowan persuasion. I had a conversation with Brownpants on Saturday morning about how I'm not loving the Rowan cotton and why does the Rowan fan club go on and on about the Rowan? Then I moved off the 1x1 rib band and now I get it...well I kinda get it a bit. I think it would be different if it was wool and not cotton but I get it a bit more now the rib is done.
It might just be the fact it's cotton? It's a bit harder on the hands and I'm nervous about the weight on Sadie's vintage tortoiseshell needles. But now I can see the stripes of pretty colour it's all looking and feeling better.
And about 8 weeks ago we had a bit of a scare with the baby which resulted in me being ordered to sit and rest for 2 days. So I made use of the time making some JJs yarn go from this
and finally last week it ended in this