Wednesday, January 29, 2014

WIPS: Purple Cowl, Poncho/Cape Update, A Finished Crochet Project

Yesterday was a lovely snow day, which was perfect for knitting and crocheting.

I haven't made a whole lot of progress on Catherine's Poncho/Cape (I just can't decide which it is!), much to her dismay.  I got distracted by other projects.  (Yes, I have crafting ADD.)


My Purple Ribbed Cowl is finally coming along nicely.  Seriously, it looks a lot better in person.  I simply can't photograph this yarn well while indoors.  I am undecided how tall the cowl should be.  I am thinking just a couple more inches then I just have to cast off!  In your opinion, what is the perfect sized cowl?


I did whip up this cute crocheted headwarp this week.  (Read all about it here.)  I look rather strange without my glasses, don't I?  I do have a favor to ask, if you like my headwrap, could you like this Facebook post?  


What crochet and/or knitting projects have you been working on this week?




I will be sharing this post at the following:
Frontier Dreams with Nicole
Work In Progress with Tami
Yarn Along with Ginny

10 comments:

  1. Your snowy cowl looks lovely and appears to be just about the perfect size now!

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  2. I have no clue on the size of cowls. There are so many varied opinions and patterns! I typically just knit until I think it looks right - whatever that is. But, mainly mine tend to be about 6 inches I guess. I haven't knit any of those very large wrap around ones. I usually want mine to double as a sort of hat. Pretty colors you are working with!

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  3. The snowy cowl looks absolutely gorgeous!

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  4. Pretty cowl! I never know about cowls, I don't like mine too tight or bulky so I would probably stop right where you are!

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  5. As long as the cowl can reach up to my chin I'm happy. The longer the better. Probably because it's been so darn cold I want everything covered!

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  6. Great headwrap and pretty cowl.

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  7. I love wearing cowls, so toasty without the bulk. Yours is lovely :)

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  8. I like long cowls to hide my old neck. You? You can get away with anything.

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  9. I like mine a little longer cuz I scrunch them. And I'm going for warmth as much as look!!
    Yours has that very cozy look!

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