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Green for Spring, Blue for Summer

by erin on March 24, 2015

Progress continues apace on my Quicksilver.  This is one fun knit.  I am just gaga for fingering weight yarn in gorgeous colors done up in garter stitch.  And then there’s this pop of fiery orange tonal lace that just makes lose my ever-loving knitting mind.

 

 

This is true love.  I cannot wait to rock with with a tank top and jeans this summer.  The deep blue for the summer sky and the orange for the sun or perhaps the beach?

 

Because I cannot commit to solely one project, and apparently I like to knit two of the same thing in one project sometimes, I am also working on Hermione’s Everyday Socks.  I have been enchanted by the title of the pattern ever since I first saw it, and the stitch pattern is super easy and knits up well in the Cascade Heritage Handpaints yarn I’m working with.

 

 

Green for spring!  The forsythia is blooming, and so are the Bradford Pear blossoms.  I feel like these socks are just the thing to celebrate the end of a rather productive winter.

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