Christmas knits old and new

Tuesday, December 28, 2021

Merry Christmas Friends!

I hope everyone had a very Merry day!


Libby made a cameo appearance on my latest YouTube video.  

She wore her Christmas sweater I finished for her.  She also wore it on Christmas Eve and that made my heart happy!

I'm wearing a Christmas sweater I made back in 1997!!!  It's one of the only sweaters I saved as I tend to give away sweaters I don't wear.  I haven't worn this sweater for at least 20 years.  That sounds crazy. I'm thrilled that I saved it.

Libby's sweater
Pattern:  Hotline Sweater by Wool and the Gang
Yarn:  Take Care Mohair
Needles:  US size 11

Libby's WIP
Pattern:  Trefann
Yarn:  Lion Brand Wool Ease
Needles: 

My sweater
Pattern:  #13 Fall/Winter '96-'97 Vogue Knitting

My hat
Yarn:  Lion Brand Wool Ease Chunky (Hue and Eye)
Needles:  US size 11

Happy week between Christmas Day and New Years Day.   I think it's the best week of the year!

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3 comments

  1. Cyndi Stephenson1/04/2022

    Love the Trefan! Is Libby using the Lion Brand yarn the pattern calls for? Oh, and I love that she knits! - Cyndi in Alabama

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  2. Hi Leslie. I adore your 20 year old reindeer cardi. Any chance you still have the pattern? Could I please buy a copy of it? It’s fabulous and I would adore knitting it. Sherri
    Sherrireideer@gmail.com

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  3. Oops I spelled my name wrong
    Sherrireider@gmail.com

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