Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Back to mitten knitting

My poor mitten got set aside when I was side tracked by the new shawl last week.

Tonight I picked it up again. It only took a couple rounds to see the start of the medallion take shape in the first picture (colour is off in this pic - yarn is blue not green). I did a few more rounds and as I did the cables, I really tried to pay attention to how the cable is formed and why the knits and purls are knit in the order that they are to form the cable. I really like deciphering and understanding the patterns I'm knitting. It takes a little time but it's worth it.

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