Posted in Knitting, Scarf

Fascinated 

Nov​​ 2012

Vardhman Millenium Yarn

Acrylic Yarn

8ply / DK / Worsted Weight

7 mm Knitting Needles

After all the experiments with different stitches from the stitch library I decided to try the regular 2×2 rib, and was fascinated with the results. I made this for my other grandmother.

Posted in Cross Stitch, Knitting, Scarf

Believe 

​​​​​​Feb 2012

Vardhman Variegated  Yarn

Acrylic Yarn

8ply / DK / Worsted Weight

7 mm Knitting Needles

After all the experiments for my friends it was now time to make something for my boyfriend. Being a devoted Manchester United fan I figured he’d appreciate this. I used KG-Chart program to convert the logo and then spent about 8 hours editing it to have just 3 colours instead of the initial 25 – 30 colours. It took me a month to complete each cross stitch logo which is about 10″x11″ and then I knit the scarf using 6/8 cables. After all that work I decided it was better to put his name on it as well. I used a celtic cross stitch pattern site that I can’t find now. Needless to say he really likes it and I’ve been asked by all the other football fans for one with their team logo. Although I haven’t gotten around to actually doing that yet.
KG-Chart for Cross Stitch https://www.iktsoft.net/kgchart-en/kgchart/

Posted in Knitting, Scarf

Excited 

​​​​​Dec​​ 2011

Vardhman Millenium Yarn

Acrylic Yarn

8ply / DK / Worsted Weight

7 mm Knitting Needles

After the success of the previous design I tried again and was happy with the results. This meant that theoretically I can use simple cross stitch patterns in my knitting.

​​​​Sept 2012

Vardhman Millenium Yarn

Acrylic Yarn

8ply / DK / Worsted Weight

7 mm Knitting Needles

I made this for my friend who wanted a birthday gift for her friend.

Posted in Knitting, Scarf

Impressed

​​​​Dec​​ 2011

Vardhman Millenium Yarn

Acrylic Yarn

8ply / DK / Worsted Weight

7 mm Knitting Needles


I used excel to put the pattern together. Turns out that excel can be used for both cross stitch and knitting. I was quite impressed with the results.

Posted in Knitting, Scarf

Dazzled 

​​​Dec​​ 2011

Vardhman Millenium Yarn

Acrylic Yarn

8ply / DK / Worsted Weight

7 mm Knitting Needles

After making my stash bag I decided to make a scarf. I wanted to see the difference in flat and circular knitting while following the same pattern.

​​​Jul 2014

Vardhman Millenium Yarn

Acrylic Yarn

8ply / DK / Worsted Weight

7 mm Knitting Needles

This was for my friend’s colleague.

Posted in Knitting, Scarf

Admirable 

​​​Nov​​ 2011

Vardhman Millenium Yarn

Acrylic Yarn

8ply / DK / Worsted Weight

7 mm Knitting Needles

This was a gift for a friend from church who is also an engineer in the army. In the time that he was posted in the city he became a close friend of the family and I wanted to give him something before he got posted somewhere else. I wanted to do something different and picked the purled ladder stitch from the library.