Thursday, February 11, 2010

Finally I'm an Olympian

A knitting Olympian, that is. I joined the Yarn Harlot's Knitting Olympics Athletic Team. I will be making the Petal Halter from the Spring 2009 issue of Interweave Knits:

I am using Brown Sheep Cotton Fleece in a sort of slate blue. Here is my perfect swatch, completed on the first try after guesstimating that I'd need one needle size down to reach gauge:
I was going to choose the Central Park Hoodie or Swirl Scarf, but I didn't want to end up curled in the fetal position in the corner out of frustration.

Man, I am finding it difficult to wait until tomorrow night to cast on!

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