Wednesday, March 02, 2011
I'm still reading Chinatown Beat by Henry Chang. It's a very dark story full of snippets of Chinese and glimpses into Chinese-American culture.
I'm a short-attention-span knitter. I always have at least two projects going and sometimes four or five! My current diversion is Malabrigo March, a month dedicated to knitting projects from soft, yummy Malabrigo yarn. I am working on a cardigan (Pole) from Malabrigo Rios, a washable wool that has a really nice drape. The pattern calls for using different sized needles for different parts of the sweater so I ended up making five swatches to make sure I had the right sized needles for each part. You'll see more of this in the future. Here are my swatches: