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YOP Week 2

on July 15, 2013


I have made some great progress this week on my Year of Projects! I am really quite pleased with myself!

For starters I was selected to test a pattern for Addydae Designs. Let me tell you how much I love this lady’s patterns so, I was totally thrilled to be able to test a pattern for her. The results are adorable too!

And for my second project this week, which I am so proud of myself over… I knitted a dishcloth. That’s right folks, I finally did it, I learned to knit. Now, the cloth is only knit stitch, and turned out a bit lopsided, but I have to admit, I am still in love with it!

Getting two projects done toward my goal this week has been a real boost to my momentum and I really got going on finishing a top that I have been doing for the CAL with Calleigh’s Clips & Crochet. I will hopefully be able to post that for you next week!

I hope you all have a happy, hectic, handmade day!


9 responses to “YOP Week 2

  1. Carolina22 says:

    Congrats on learning to knit! It looks great! And how fun to be a pattern tester. The pattern is adorable! Good luck this week!

  2. Ruth says:

    Really pretty finishes and well done on your first cloth, they are addictive little things and you’ll no doubt knit many more.

  3. Lucy Bowen says:

    Well done on learning to knit, and that looks a great attempt for a first project, much better than mine! The little lady looks lovely and wrapped up – all cosy : )

  4. Kepanie says:

    Great job on all of these projects!

  5. Marsha says:

    Great progress this week. Congrats on learning to knit.

  6. Sounds like a great week! Your dishcloth looks great – just a bit of blocking required to tug it into shape 🙂

  7. Emma says:

    The test project is looking great, and congratulations on learning to knit! I think the washcloth looks lovely.

  8. Ylva says:

    Yay you 😀 Maybe I should start with a dishcloth too, I’m a bit intimidated by knitting!

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