i may very well be in a knitting funk. either that, or i’m out of inspiration.
i’ve turned the heels and am half through a lace repeat in elfine’s socks. but i feel like there’s a “this far and no further”. i can’t tell what’s up with that, but here’s where they stopped:
and because it’s funnier that way, here – i’ve painted them blue:
however, i have started designing my first wearable! it’s a cardigan, and i’m not going to post WIP shots of this because it’s a learning process, not a sweater. if it comes out looking like crap, that will be my rationale. if it’s earthshatteringly goregeous, i’ll sell the damn pattern and call it “not a sweater”. (as discussed over KIPP with alpineflower) i’ve changed the design and the gauge, but not after doing a bunch of maths and charts and diagrams. here’s some of the maths that have been rendered irrelevant at this point:
while i’m picture posting… i noticed today that my doodling is both very orderly in its layout, and mostly seems to resemble, er, the sacred feminine:
as well as snails and “country feedback” lyrics