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”

Project 9: Getting Started with Knitted Cuffs, Shell Pattern

I sat down the other day to figure out what needed to be done to get started with the Knitted Cuffs, Shell Pattern from Miss Lambert’s My Knitting Book (1843, First Series, pp19-20). The pattern calls for “silk, cotton or fine wool” and No. 22 needles.  No. 22 needles are equivalent to 1.75mm needle.  Since IContinue reading “Project 9: Getting Started with Knitted Cuffs, Shell Pattern”