Tag Archive ‘NaKniSweMoDo’


knittedyarns Mom-made Irish Sweater

Look at what I found in the back of my sweater drawer – It’s the Irish knit sweater that my mother made for me when I was in high school. Without going into when that was, my knitting buddies were surprised that I still fit into it. (The trick is that my mother made it […]

knittedyarns New Sweater Project – 2009 NaKniSweMoDo

  Have you ever found yourself staring at the yarn you wanted to use but weren’t able to start a project? I’m at that point now in terms of the next sweater that I’m knitting for the Ravelry NaKniSweMoDo (aka National Knit a Sweater a Month Dodecathon). I want to  use the 100% alpaca and the […]

knittedyarns Dad's Classic Ribbed Pullover Finished!

  Dad’s Classic Ribbed Pullover is officially finished including knitting, sewing together and finishing off loose ends. It’s the first sweater for my National Knit a Sweater a Month Dodecathon on Ravelry. While I would crow about the fact that it’s a week before the end of January, it was one of my 2008 UFOs. […]

knittedyarns Come Together – Dad's Classic Rib Sweater is 60% Done

To help me feel inspired about the slow but steady progress I am making on my Dad’s Classic Rib Sweater, I decided to start the putting together since I finished knitting the front. (Mind you this was a 2008 birthday present for my dad whose birthday is in Noember.) Here’s what the front looked like […]

knittedyarns 2009’s Big Knitting Goal – National Knit a Sweater a Month Dodecathon

Talk about thinking big or should I say knitting big.  I joined a Ravelry group called NaKniSweMoDo (aka National Knit a Sweater a Month Dodecathon). Before you think that I’ve gone off my rocker, it’s important to realize that this group is flexible in their consideration of the word sweater. It includes any adult top so that […]