Monday, February 15

No Springtime for Edie

Edie Cardigan soon to be ShawlEdie Cardigan soon to be ShawlEdie Springtime Cardigan, pattern from Knitwhits. Noro silk garden and kureyon sock yarn, color 252

I knitted this up last year and realized that I would look like the love child of Margaret Hamilton and Eisaku Noro after the Soylent Green swap meet if I dared to put sleeves on it. It got put back into the project bag for an extended time-out while I goofed off with some cashmere and silk. Sooo, I came across it recently and thought I would
Crochet Star #2Crochet Star #1
crochet stars to cover the armholes and then crochet a loose frill all around the border to turn the whole thing into a shawl. No problem, I should have this whipped up by the closing ceremonies of the 2012 Olympics.

Lately, I was perusing the new additions at a LYS when my eyes fell upon these pretty little bundles of springtime giddiness:
Noro Sekku, col. 6Noro Sekku, col. 6
Noro Sekku, col. 6Any ideas?