Equestrian Blazer Begins…slowly

Rowan Aranspun cakes

Here are six skeins of Rowan Scottish Tweed Aran that I bought at Purl (they were 40% off, and I had a gift certificate from Adam, so it ended up only costing me $24) to make this:

Equestrian Blazer

It’s Kate Gilbert’s Equestrian Blazer in the Winter 2006 Interweave.

It calls for a 6 needle, but I seem to have a really loose gauge, so even when I knit on a 0 needle, I think my swatch might still be too big!

Rowan Aranspun

Also. It has gotten really hot here (Memorial Day! The start of summer!) so I’m feeling a little less enthusiastic about knitting with wool.

But meanwhile, here’s what the traveling sock has been up to:

Traveling sock mosaic in May 2007

Riding the Cyclone, visiting police precincts, drinking and hanging out.

Posted in Sweaters, travelingproject at May 27th, 2007. Trackback URI: trackback

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