Tag Archives: Lightweight Raglan Pullover

Reader, I lengthened it

I wore my new linen jumper for a few days and didn’t feel happy with its length. Then, midweek, I bit the bullet and took a pair of scissors to it. It was knitted bottom up with a shaped hem, … Continue reading

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Linen jumper finished (probably)

With terrible predictability, the heatwave has ended just as my linen jumper is finished. Temperatures are back to normal levels and we’ve even had some rain. Apart from when the “finished object” photos were taken, I am having to wear … Continue reading

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Baby dress

Predictably, I’ve become rather bored while knitting my linen jumper. I’ve finished both sleeves and the body up to the armholes, which means all three parts are back on a circular needle to knit the yoke. There are raglan decreases … Continue reading

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It works!

I finished my Lazy Whoever and I’m finding it a delight to knit with. No more tugging at my yarn, wondering if I’ll break it. The turntable just spins happily on a table in front of me. And, as ever, … Continue reading

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Knit for the life you have

After mulling over lots of patterns for rather lovely, loose, sleeveless summer tops (Slope was my favourite), I have decided instead to make a more practical long-sleeved sweater from the reel of undyed linen yarn I found in a cupboard. … Continue reading

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