Thursday, August 23, 2007

Etsy Fast August Challenge

Read about the Etsy Fast (Fiber Arts Street Team) August challenge on their home page: . At the moment, my entry, which I called my Dreamy Blue bag is featured there. It's another bag made from a recycled sweater, this one a gorgeous blue cabled pullover. By the way, this month's theme is "Celestial" which was inspired by this month's meteor shower:

Here's the progress on my newest knitted bag, a custom order for a friend's birthday. Her birthday is only a few days away, so I'm knitting like crazy. I think I've been pretty productive given that I've been working at my day job too during this time.
Day one:

Day two:

By the way, I love bamboo double pointed needles. These are Takumi by Clover, from Japan. They are so smooth and yet the stitches don't slip off the ends when knitting like so many other DP needles.

No comments: