I worked on my Bubble top until I ran out of yarn. I just ordered more today, so this is on hold for 3-4 days more. I got the front completely finished and nearly half way through the back. Once I finish that, the pockets will be finished off, the roll collar added and the sleeves crocheted around. It is pretty exciting!
I started on fingerless gloves. One is about finished but when I get the second completed it will be ripped out to where the pattern starts. I did the chart backwards and I am just bothered by the way it looks.
Last night I started two projects- a crocheted owlet and a purse. The owlet is nearly finish from scrappy bits. The crown section is all I have left. The bag, well, I am still not sure how I want to finish it off. I have about 3 1/2 inches of the body. I can't decide if I want to do pleates and a seed stitch band at the top or two big pleats and a cable band. The easiest, of course, would be the seed stitches, but I am kind of leaning towards the cable piece. I think I can knit it seperately while keeping my stitches for the top of the bag live. Once I complete the band, go back and pick up stitches around it and knit the picked up and live one together to attatch it. Not sure if it will work. Also, I am thinking about picking up stitches at the bottom to give it a bit of dimension. I am using yarn that has been in my stash for at least 2 years. It is very pretty and I have had a hard time choosing a pattern for it. In truth, I forgot about it a bit. It is Trendsetters Natasha yarn in Red, Purples and metallics.
I am making a second baby sweater to enter in the fair. It is puple ombre and yellow. I hope to make more to give to the hospital R was born. This one is a preemie sized. I have one edge and a sleeve left. Here is the first one I made for a neighbor:
I picked out another future project for the Knit Picks Simply Cotton yarn in Bermuda Heather that was gifted to me, Leafy Lace Cardigan. I hope it isn't too hard. I am not a huge fan of lace. Here is a photo from the designer's Craftster page. I am order 2 more skeins of this yarn.
Next week, I hope to post an updated fair list. :) Yea!