MKB 18 – Knitted Insertion (Pattern)

The pattern for a Knitted Insertion is found on Page 32 of Miss Lambert’s My Knitting Book (1843, first series).  The pattern is short and sweet, easy to memorize and makes for great conversation knitting.  Below, I have provided my interpretation of this 173-year-old pattern. Description The pattern is for a piece of lace that canContinue reading “MKB 18 – Knitted Insertion (Pattern)”

MKB No. 18 – A Knitted Insertion (Complete)

I am happy to say that I have finished the Knitted Insertion from Miss Lambert’s My Knitting Book (1843, First Series).  I knit the pattern using Patons Grace, 100% Cotton in DK weight and colour Aquifer.  I am really pleased with how it turned out! My sample is about 15 inches long and 1 inch wide.  WhatContinue reading “MKB No. 18 – A Knitted Insertion (Complete)”

MKB 17 – Knitted Lace (Nope!)

So, apparently, if I’m not knitting, I have absolutely no incentive to blog!  In the past week or so, I’ve been getting slowly back into knitting as my shoulder is on the mend.  I am only doing a few rows at a time, and far less knitting than I usually do, but I am happyContinue reading “MKB 17 – Knitted Lace (Nope!)”