Louise's Blogmas Days 20 - Favourite projects of 2018
Favourite projects of 2018
The year of relearning to knit
What I have been making?
I have started the heel flap on my Monet socks today.
I first learnt to knit when I was very young but never ever finished a project. I used to enjoy knitting dolls but very quickly got bored. I always preferred crocheting as I could make items quicker. 2018 seems to have be the year of relearning to knit.
Learning to knit socks
I was determined to learn to knit socks this year. I have made around ten pairs during the year. It has been fun learning which techniques I enjoy the most and getting the best fit of sock.
My favourite sock pattern so far: Rose City Rollers
This is a crochet blanket I designed to use up all the bits of scraps yarn I have collected over the year, which is large amount. I wanted a blanket which blended all the mixtures of sock yarn colours together so I held them together with a plain cream yarn.
Testing Florence Elizabeth
Early in the year Mam designed a new crochet doll pattern, Florence Elizabeth. I really enjoyed testing the pattern and even made a second doll.
What have I done today?
The boys break up from school tomorrow so I been doing some final Christmas preparations and even one last trip to Tesco (hopefully) luckily is wasn’t too busy this morning.