Friday, September 13, 2013

On The Needles 9/13/13

As Teresa says, "it's all about Dreambird" these days; but I am starting my first ever dish cloth! I'm learning on something very simple and hope to work my way up to some of the beautiful projects that I see on Judy's linky each week.  My edges are a bit rough, but hopefully that will smooth out with more practice. The color is not very true in this picture-it's more of a sea foam green.


Since I'm not as skilled as most of my friends are when it comes to knitting, it will probably never happen that I will make a Dreambird.  But my friend Linda is a very good knitter and she doesn't have a blog.  I'm sure you will agree that her Dreambird is just too beautiful not to be seen.  She's given me permission to show it to you on my blog. If I could knit one of these, this would be the perfect colors for my wardrobe.  I love it!!


I can't wait to see how this is going to look finished.  I can just visualize it worn over a black or fushia turtleneck sweater and a pair of black pants or long fitted skirt.  I think it will look stunning.

What are you kniting on this Friday the 13th?   Check out all the other projects OTN over at Judy's.


4 comments:

  1. Perhaps Linda is knitting it for you? It really is beautiful! You know me....NOTHING by hand for me! LOL

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  2. Nice shawl! Your dishcloth looks great!

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  3. well done on your dishcloth.
    Wow!Linda's shawl is gorgeous. That is something I could never do.

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  4. Driving in to work this morning (hubby drives, I knit), I ripped out a baby afghan I had started because I discovered I had knitted a small hole in the middle of it. How in the heck did that happen? Will cast on and start again on the drive home tonight. :)

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