I’ve been taking six balls of Paton’s Merino Wool DK around the house into different lights for the past half hour. The wool is left over from a couple if previous projects and I’m fairly sure that there are two
As promised, a photograph of my Mum wearing her new Goodale* cardigan. As an aside, my phone likes to try to spellcheck Goodale to Good ale. Ha!
After two years (!) of it languishing in my WIPs, I’m finally finally sewing up and putting the finishing touches to my Goodale cardigan. The reasons it has taken me so long are interesting. I began knitting it whilst pregnant.
Diane was one of my subjects for a piece of research on learning to sew at school in the 1940s and ’50s. A lifelong devotee, she still sews her clothes today and is pleased that her eyesight is still good