Ooooo! Stitch ‘n Bitch for Blokes

Amazon link here.

Speaking of knitting, I have progressed beyond baby hats. I got all clever, and worked out how to turn the triangular “Swallowtail Shawl” into a square, which I have made into a blankie for my sister in law Christine, who is having a (girl) baby about three weeks after Ampersand is due.

Christine and her husband really wanted to be parents, and have struggled to conceive – I’m sure it was really hard for her to hear me being so ambivalent abut being pregnant, and I wanted to give her something special for her baby, to acknowledge that her baby is precious and special, and that I know she and Matt will be great parents.

Project Specs to come after blocking, weaving in ends, and photography.

4 thoughts on “Ooooo! Stitch ‘n Bitch for Blokes”

  1. The cover scarf seems to be double-sided Fair-Isle. I didn’t know it was possible to do that – short of making two Fair-Isle patterns and sticking them back-to-back.
    Oh dear, way too many hyphens/dashes in that comment.

    Like

  2. I doubt it, knowing her previous work – maybe reviewers have made it out like that, but I don’t think she would be that patronising. Unlike the ABC 702 presenters this morning.

    Like

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s