Incidentally, it's titled, "In Which Wendy is Prepared". It's like he knows me. Hee.
I finished what I've been calling the "Honeymoon Cardigan" (last seen in skein form here):
Pattern is soobeeoz's Leafy Lace Cardi. Mods: Shortened the length, due to lack of yarn; did way fewer pattern repeats, since I was using a much heavier yarn; did the sleeves in stockinette instead of pattern stitch.
It's snug and cozy, and not itchy at all (which I was slightly worried about because of the mohair.) And it's my first adult-size sweater. Triumph!
In other news, I've been busy making this:
Which is exciting, exhausting, and no matter how much I read up on the subject and talk to women who've been there already, leaving me with the sense that I'm still a bit unprepared.
I know I can cover one angle, at least: Anyone got a favorite baby knitting pattern?
TWiP: Coffee and Crochet
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