I started and finished the first sock for May by May 5th. So I took a Hiatus from sock knitting. I probably shouldn’t have, I probably should
have worked on a previous months UFO (like February’s socks) but I didn’t because
I’m cool like that. Instead, I started on Pogona by Stephen West. I'd been lusting over this pattern for a while, then I went to Twist in Wichita Ks and picked up this amazing yarn that screamed 'stockinette' at me. I needed to make something that would show off it's amazingness. And by amazingness I mean, drape and sheen. The yarn, Cascade Yarns Heritage Silk Paints,
in a beautiful shade of green(s) is a soft Merino/silk blend. When I finished the first section of it I took
Now I’m on the third
section and it feels amazing. This yarn
has just the right amount of silk to make this project . . . yummie. I can’t wait to wear this shawl in the fall.