Tag Archive ‘Tahki Cotton Classic’

 

knittedyarns Botanica Medallion Vest Travels (Straight into the frog pond)

Botanica Medallion Cardi is an inspiring pattern. After several starts and work to learn the stitches, it’s heading to the frog pond…

knittedyarns Botanica Medallion Progresses

Over July 4th weekend, I bought some more Tahki Cotton Classic at Purl By the Sea for the Botanica Medallion Vest from Vogue International. I was concerned that I wouldn’t have sufficient cotton for the edging. In addition, I bought a skien of darker blue-green in case I decide to switch to a different lace […]

knittedyarns Swatching – A Necessary Evil

I always swatch before starting projects which need to fit (clothes versus warshrags and shawls). As recommended, I then wash and block my swatches. While I don’t always make my swatches to a minimum of 4 inches by 4 inches, I do test the various repeats. For my next attempt of the Botanica Medallion Sweater, […]