|Completely Finished Jordan Sweater!|
This was one of the easiest knits I have ever done. The lace was interesting enough to keep me entertained. It is knit in the round - which means absolutely NO sizing issues for fronts and backs!! The seaming was minimal. And best of all it fits me nicely!
I think the main reason for my success with this knit was joining the knitalong at yarnability. The knitalong provided me with the structure I needed to complete this project. Each week I could get support from Susan or other knitters. My competitive spirit came out as other knitters moved ahead of me. I learned from their
The other key to my success - time! I have a lot of free time on my hands. One of the many perks of being a teacher!
Susan is starting another knitalong in August for the Swirl sweaters. The knit, Swirl trunk show has begun at yarnability. The jackets are GORGEOUS! (Looking at you Rachel - I think you would love them.)
|Click on the yarnability link to get all the details for this trunk show and knitalong|
However the knitalong is beginning in August!! I will be starting back to school in August!! This two factors make for a disaster waiting to happen. My knitting time will take a major hit. I will be spending my "spare" time writing lesson plans or grading papers. So unfortunately I will not be joining in on this knitalong.
So for my knitting I will be working on my Summer Flies shawl (very appropriate since I have only 20 days of vacation left!!) and on my Origami Sweater. Pics will be forthcoming as I make some progress.
For now I will leave you with:
Countdown to Tennessee Football Kickoff - 35 days!!