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Suture for a Living · 3d ago

Pink Gap-tastic Cowl

I knit this cowl (or infinity scarf) at a friend's request (a gift for her daughter).  She wanted a hot pink color which I had some trouble finding.  I ended up using Plymouth Yarn Encore Worsted in color #478 Neon Pink.  The pattern is  GAP-tastic ...
Suture for a Living · 1W ago

Three More Dog Shirts

I recently bought a Husqvarna Huskylock s21 serger.  I've made three dog shirts (two from knit T-shirt fabric and one from an old flannel shirt) as part of learning to use the machine which is way more powerful, has more extra feet, and more stitches...
Suture for a Living · 3W ago

Leftovers Siksak Hat

This hat was knit using leftover yarn from prior projects.  The pattern is Siksakby Hanna Leväniemi;  I knit the band 2.75 in as I knew I wouldn't have enough yarn for the 6 in the pattern states. I like how it turned out.  
Suture for a Living · 1M ago

Knitting for Noggins Hats

During the past year I knit several hats that were deliberately made for Knitting for Noggins or just weren't gifted to friends/family.  These are some I have not featured in prior posts lik...
Suture for a Living · 1M ago

Three Pussy Hats

I have a friend going to Washington DC to participate in the Women's March on Washington.  She is meeting a few of her friends there who are also participating in the march.  There is a group (Pussy Hat Project) encouraging the knitting/wearing of pu...
Suture for a Living · 1M ago

Sweater for a Friend's Dog

I knit this sweater for a friend's dog who feels the winter cold in his old bones.  It was knit using the pattern The Ozzie large dog sweaterby Jenna Greer.  The yarn is  Lion Brand Wool...
Suture for a Living · 1M ago

More Messy Bun Hats

I made these three messy bun hats using the same yarn (Lion Brand Wool-Ease Thick & Quick ...
Suture for a Living · 1M ago

Cabled Slouch Hat

Recently finished this hat which I plan to keep for myself.  It was knit using the pattern father cables by Veronika Job.  The yarn is Lion Brand Wool-Ease in gray heather color.  I really like how it turned out.Merry Christmas to you all!
Suture for a Living · 2M ago

Lizzie's Heart Sweater

This is the second sweater I've knit for our dog Lizzie.  It was knit using the pattern Cables and Hearts Dog Coatby Paton.  The yarn is Lion Brand Wool-Ease Sportweight in the color blue he...
Suture for a Living · 2M ago

Scrappy Baby Quilt

This scrappy baby quilt was made for my medical school roommate who's first grandchild (a boy) was recently born.  It is machine pieced and quilted. It measures 42 in square.  This area of t...