My little featherweight, after hibernating in the sewing room for what seems a long time, finally got a bit of a work out yesterday. I got all of one type of block for my quilt done.
There’s a pile of scraps left not quite wide enough to cut more block pieces but might work in a border so I’ve set those aside. Hopefully I will get the alternating blocks cut and sewn today. I can trip piece those more easily since they are out of regular yardage and not all those little layer cake strips so should go quickly.
I did cast on my Unbalanced sweater last night – more than one. I had about an inch knit and realized in the very first row I must have set it down and then picked it back up and twisted one of the needles so there was a twist in the beginning row. No one else would have noticed it but it bugged me and at the same time the lightbulb came on — why didn’t I use the tubular cast on since I like that so much better than long tail on sweaters. All the more reason to start over, which I did, so nearly have the bottom ribbing done once again but I’m much happier with it.