Tag Archives: Shelagh Hollingworth

Sickness, Swatching & Sweater Design

Soon after I returned from my  holiday trip visit to the grandchildren in California, I came down with a nasty cold; a week later, Thor succumbed.  Too sick to feel much like knitting or weaving, I read a lot of … Continue reading

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Designing a Sweater for Thor, Part 1: Initial Decisions

This series is based on a sweater I am designing and knitting for Thor’s birthday.  I have designed and knit many sweaters, but I design them for a specific recipient and never knit the sweater twice.  For this sweater, I will follow … Continue reading

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