So far the only pictures I’ve shown have been of socks. well, I do knit other things! Don’t believe me? Well,
A blanket! The yarn was a Christmas gift from my Grandparents this year, and it is beautiful. I don’t work on it very much, but I love it anyway.
Didn’t I mention something about lace? Oh yeah!
It’s the Icarus Shawl from Interweave Knits in Rowan Kidsilk Spray. This yarn is so soft and beautiful (a close relative to the more popular Rowan Kidsilk Haze, affectionately referred to by some knitters as “cracksilk haze” due to its tendency to being highly adictive).
and look, more lace!
This is the beginning of Ene’s Scarf from the book Scarf Style. I’m using Alpaca with a Twist Fino. This yarn is wonderful. I used it to make the Yarn Harlot’s Snow Drop shawl over the summer.
This is a blanket made entirely out of scrap sock yarn that I have. Eventually it will be 5 feet by 8 feet. For now, I just work on strips from time to time. And this:
is a bag full of scrap sock yarn. Yeah, I’ve made a few socks, but in my defense I’ve been making socks for about four years now. So I’ve had time to collect all the yarn. I’m not completely insane. I promise.
Oh, and just to make this post complete