Project No. 4: A Successful Finished Object

I finished one of the “Very Pretty Cuffs” (My Knitting Book, First Series, Miss Lambert, 1843) over the weekend. If you remember from my previous post, I chose to use a larger needle size than recommended by Miss Lambert to tackle this pattern. After some deliberation, I decided to go up by 1mm and used 2.75mmContinue reading “Project No. 4: A Successful Finished Object”

Project No. 4 – Very Pretty Cuffs (And A Dilemma)

“Very¬†Pretty Cuffs” is the fourth pattern in Miss Lambert’s My Knitting Book (1843, First Series, p.15). I have been looking forward to trying this pattern because it has such a promising title! The pattern calls for two colours of four-thread embroidery fleecy or German Wool, two No. 16 and two No. 20 needles. The modernContinue reading “Project No. 4 – Very Pretty Cuffs (And A Dilemma)”