As promised, knitting!


That, my friends, is a nearly finished Citron, knit from Mista Alpaca fingering weight. It is a bit scrunched up; know that when it is properly blocked it will appear less blotchy. (I hope.) I have knitted 2 of the 11 rows of the final ruffle. Each of those rows is >500 st.

And this is how much yarn I have left.


That ball is about the size of a golf ball. It will not be enough. The final ruffle, she will be… narrower than called for in the pattern. And the bind off may be a solid color. But it will be done. It is a gift, and when it has been finished and blocked and presented to the recipient, I can knit something for memeME!

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0 Responses to As promised, knitting!

  1. Kym says:

    Love it! Very nice. This is the very same yarn I used in my Ulmus shawl. Such lovely yarn — and so soft!

  2. gayle says:

    That’s some gift!
    Really makes you wish for clairvoyance, eh?

  3. Chris says:

    Strangely, the color blops seem to work on that shawl. 🙂

  4. Lorette says:

    It’s always good to be nearly finished. So what are you going to knit for you??

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