Friday, December 5, 2014
I took NASA's strategy to 'try again' to heart.
I sat for a long time with the messed up projects on my lap after the last post and tried to think what to do about them. I could hear my Dad's voice in my head, "Make a list and tackle the most dreaded one first." Okay, that is what I did. I sat with that beautiful boucle yarn which doesn't allow for ripping out and got my idea to add to the edging; the yarn is so full that the details get lost anyway. I have nothing to lose! I started right in. After an hour of knitting, I knew that it was going to work ans so I moved on the the other goofs. I breezed right through them after doing the worst one first! Good advice, Dad! (Still.)
I didn't know what my problem was on the first three attempts but all of a sudden, I understood what the designer, Martina Behm, w...