What do you think of my pumpkin carving? Sorry it’s a little blurred I had to take the photo without the flash so the candle light glowed through. I’ve only ever done faces before so it was fun to try something new. And this is the back….
We don’t really do much for halloween but I have worn orange/black striped socks and an orange top all day.
I have been knitting, my current works in progress are:
1) OpArt blanket for Tilly – 35% completed so far. Progress is pretty slow as it’s a very dull knit. The rows are getting really long and will only get longer……….
2) Cardigan for mum – my own pattern. I’m using the Elizabeth Zimmerman percentage sweater idea to knit it and so far it’s working. I need to knit the sleeves now so we’ll see how I get on with them.
3)I bought some Zauberwool sock yarn at the knitting and stitching show earlier in the month and last night I cast on and knit the toe of a sock just to see how the yarn knits up. I’m now trying to decide whether to knit a plain sock and let the yarn colouring speak for itself or if I need a stitch pattern of some sort to relieve the boredom. Will keep you posted.