Monday, May 23, 2005

Behold the wonders of big honkin' needles

Name: Flirty poncho/shawl
Yarn: Colinette Giotto in #148 Caramel, Classic Elite Premiere in #5299 Dried Cherry, & Plymouth Colorlash in #11
Start date: 5-22-05
Finish date: 5-22-05
Comments: Check out those needles! It was like knitting with PVC pipe. It took me about 2 hours to knit. No kidding. I have been a knitting fiend these past few days. The FO's in 3 days. Not bad, not bad!

7 Comments:

Blogger Lauren said...

I love Colinette Giotto... I think the colorways are so fabulous. I love using the big needles for projects--I have made several scarves/wraps with 35s, and 50s.

Looks great, Amy! :)

12:48 PM  
Blogger Jennifer said...

Wow! Your needles are on fire you are knitting so fast! Looks great! I like that colorway

1:04 PM  
Blogger Joanna said...

Wow, so pretty! I love that you can use such massive needles to create something so delicate!

3:46 PM  
Blogger knittingnurse said...

Holy cow girlfriend! That looks great! As if I needed anymore ideas! I am going to finish my honeymoon cami and then I might just need some big honkin' needles!!!!! Tee hee!!!

9:27 AM  
Blogger Catherine Kerth said...

that looks so good, i need that pattern!!!! how is the fuzzy purse going? hope to see you soon:) we should go to a park with the kids if you want to brave meeting Hillard!:)

7:05 PM  
Blogger Knitterista said...

Just found your blog through Glampyre (I'm working on One Skein Wonder too.) What pattern did you use for this one...I love that openness to it???

http://knitterista.blogspot.com/

9:04 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Just gorgeous! I, too would love to know where to get the pattern!! Jennifer
merrygrey2004@adelphia.net

8:45 AM  

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