I am looming again. Its fast and easy. oh and fun!
I bought more yarn. This is called Premier Yarns Saturate in the color Zinnia. Its from the Deborah Norville Collection.
I love this yarn!! This is the third skein I’ve bought in the past week. Different color though. Although this yarn did have a few knots in the beginning I was able to get around them. I pray there are no more.
I wanted to knit something so I chose to make a drop stitch cowl. No pattern. Just a few rows of garter stitch and then the drop stitch and some purls and e wraps and more drop stitches. I only have 3 rows of the dropped stitches and I want to make at least 6. I hope I have enough yarn.
This is about half a ball ( 92 yards in all)
( Who knew that the host of Inside Edition would put her name on such awesome yarn 🙂 )
The loom I am using is the large knifty knitter round loom. color ( duh) is yellow. 🙂
I actually finished this on Monday. I was waiting on my medal . Which have not been passed out yet 😦
This is the Loom Knit Ridges Cowl I made for the Ravelry Ravellenics . Event : Cowl Jump
I had a few issues with it . The cast on edge was too loose. But my team helped me out with that with a video by Purling Sprite. And I washed it which fixed the top and bottom curl.
Looming is so fun! 🙂
Yes it can be done 🙂
love obsession with yarn started with looming. My first “loom” was made with a TP tube and popsicle sticks. I learned this awesome craft from Cynthia Gagen . Its called French Knitting .
My first projects was a really long I-Cord. It was like 7 feet long 🙂 I just loved e-wrapping.
Anyway , with the Ravellenic Games coming up( Rio Baby!!) I thought I would join a looming team. The first team I joined in 2012 actually. Team Loominescent.I finished a lot of projects in 2012. I have 4 queued up as of right now. Maybe I will add one more ( like I need more projects) .
I haven’t played with my looms in a little while so I am a little rusty and my looms are a bit dusty 🙂
My goal is to finish least 3 projects. Ballerina baby socks., Loom knit Ridges Cowl, and Growing Leaves Cowl. If I have time, Loom Knitted braid headband.
Wish me luck.
See you in Rio!!!