Moth Heaven Blog

No No No, three colours in a row

Written on May 23, 2004 at 11:43 am

You may have noticed that I have a fear of three colours across a single row. And in the Insomnia Sweater, there are several occasions when this is required.  In fact, when I put this sweater into the Rubbermaid Time … Read More

A Happy Girl

Written on May 20, 2004 at 3:25 pm

I gave Simply Marilyn to The Divine Miss C this afternoon, and she agreed to pose for a snap.  It fits just as intended: big but not baggy, not too long in the sleeves (I left out 3 inches of … Read More

Insomnia continues

Written on May 18, 2004 at 4:51 pm

Most colourwork is fairly straightforward in its requirements: does the knitter strand the yarn across the back in fairisle technique, or twist adjacent yarns together as the row moves across from one colour to the next in intarsia?  And then … Read More