Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Late autumn colour

Finished socks for Jasmine, Tajleen's little sister:

The Lucy cardigan I'm knitting for Frankie is finished - I just need to get more buttons. I had one left over from my first Lucy and should be able to get another card of them to finish up, since the little hearts match this sweater too.

Like for the first one, I used a single solid colour instead of the two called for in the pattern. I love how this multi-coloured sock yarn looks equally good with this orange (a gorgeous Spud and Chloe Fine) as it did with the pink I used last time.

Here's another gorgeous yarn:

This is SweetGeorgia CashLuxe Fine in the Autumn Flame colour way. I have another small shawl in mind for this one.

And finally, the brave mum on the patio that keeps flowering despite roaring winds and cold snaps: