Sheep to Sweater Sunday n° 185 : Plying !

Sheep to Sweater Sunday n° 185 : Plying !

De la Toison au Tricot n° 185 : Ça se retord ! I’ve already spun a few bobbins of this lovely pink-beige-brown blend. But now I’m faced with a bit of a dilemma ! What am I going to ply this yarn with ? Obviously, you can always ply two identical yarns together. But...
Sheep to Sweater Sunday n° 184 : Half Way There

Sheep to Sweater Sunday n° 184 : Half Way There

De la Toison au Tricot n° 184 : À mi-chemin KerstinPretty Knitted Hands I finished one of the « Kerstin » mitts. This is such a pretty pattern and it knits up quickly. The pattern calls for a total of 3 design repeats, but I found this to be a bit long. I wanted a...
Sheep to Sweater Sunday n° 183 : Kerstin

Sheep to Sweater Sunday n° 183 : Kerstin

De la Toison au Tricot n° 183 : Kerstin Pretty Knitted Hands A new project for a new year ! I’ve decided to make « Kerstin » in Pretty Knitted Hands by Clara Falk and Kamilla Swanlund. Un nouveau projet pour une nouvelle année ! J’ai choisi le modèle « Kerstin » dans...
Sheep to Sweater Sunday n° 182 : A Warm Felted Winter Hat

Sheep to Sweater Sunday n° 182 : A Warm Felted Winter Hat

De la Toison au Tricot n° 182 : Un chapeau feutré et chaud Felted Hats for WinterChapeaux feutrés pour l'hiver What could be better than a warm felted hat for a cold winter day ? … maybe two warm felted hats ! I have to admit that I’m a bit of a neophyte when it...
Sheep to Sweater Sunday n° 181 : Hearing

Sheep to Sweater Sunday n° 181 : Hearing

De la Toison au Tricot n° 181 : L’ouïe Sheep have a very well developed sense of hearing. According to researchers, sheep are estimated to have approximately the same auditory sensitivity as humans. The being said, sheep can hear sounds in a slightly higher...
Sheep to Sweater Sunday n° 180 : Smell

Sheep to Sweater Sunday n° 180 : Smell

De la Toison au Tricot n° 180 : l’odorat It’s common knowledge that dogs have a well developed sense of smell.  In fact,  a dog’s nose  is 1000 times more sensitive than our own.                  C’est bien connu que le chien est doté d’un sens de l’odorat très...