MKB 24: Long Sleeves to Wear Under A Dress

I am getting ready to cast on the 24th pattern in Miss Lambert’s My Knitting Book (1843, First Series) which is for a pair of Long Sleeves to Wear Under A Dress.  The name of the pattern made me curious as the sleeves seem to be stand alone sleeves and not attached to the actual dress.Continue reading “MKB 24: Long Sleeves to Wear Under A Dress”

MKB Project 18 – Knitted Insertion

After a bit of a hiatus, it is time to get back into Miss Lambert’s My Knitting Book (1843, first series).  I have had a slow re-introduction into knitting as my shoulder is still impinged and frozen so I am taking it easy and knitting in small doses.  But, I am ready to take on theContinue reading “MKB Project 18 – Knitted Insertion”