Remember this project? Well, it’s now finished and keeping me warm. Here’s another picture from the magazine:
The second picture shows the shoulder joining, which is tied with a pretty ribbon. However, I wasn’t too sure about that ribbon, so on my version, I plaited some of the yarn I had spun previously, like this:
I’m getting on with the capelet that I started recently. I wrote about it here. However, I didn’t think the lilac colour mohair wool, as shown in the pattern book, was a very good match so I’ve been hunting for something a bit more appropriate.
I think I’ve found it – Eureka! I love this. Perfect Autumn colour. What do you think?
I think it goes really well with the main colour:
but I’m not finished yet. I may extend the capelet to make it wider. First I’ll wash it and then decide…