Friday, June 12, 2015

Design decisions

So, for those of you who follow me on Twitter, you may have seen #stalkerknits. That's when we (or you, if you want to play along) see someone's awesome machine knit jumper, take a sneaky picture, say you are going to design and knit it. On Saturday I say a guy wearing a very simple, but kind of awesome jumper on Chapel Street Windsor. He was on the other side of a six lane road, but I got a very blurry photo. Which I am not going to put on the internet right now, because it seems a bit disrespectful. Also because originally I edited the photo to remove his face, but what I actually did was move his face off to the right, and it was just floating in the air, not connected to anything. I clearly need to work on my photo editing skills.




So, I knit the biggest swatch I have ever knit, with some cable choices and now I am counting stitches, doing maths, and making decisions about how I want this jumper to come together. It's more challenging than just buying a pattern. Right now it also feels like more fun.  


1 comment:

  1. It would be funny to see that pic but yes probably a little disrespectful. Love the stalkerknits hashtag! Hope to join in one day.

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