This is the first beret I knitted from bits which I've
been wearing this winter.
This is the blue Colinette yarn (see previous post) made
into a beret. It's nice to knit with. I also made a pair of
fingerless gloves, proper gloves. Though I did have to buy
some more yarn. Luckily I managed to get a hank with the same
lot number from a lovely shop called Tangent Treasures.
Sue, the owner was very helpful and an enthusiatic
knitter and jewellery maker.
mitts. I saw an idea in a mail order catalogue some time
ago. Basically a straight tube with a slit for your thumb.
Very simple and easy to make and comfortable to wear.
gloves which wore out. I had the leftover yarn for ages.
The khaki yarn is by Jonelle (John Lewis), again, I've had
it for ages. The two yarns went together well and became
A light khaki yarn runs through almost to the end when it
ran out. The other yarns are bits of a tweedy yarn by Rowan.
at the moment. Don't know what I shall so with them all
yet, but it was nice to knit again.
use them up. It can get annoying because I end up buying
more yarn to be able to use up bits then I have more bits
Back to knitting!!