WiP Wednesday

I’ve been knitting like the wind on my Celestarium this week.  I’m at the last increase row between the E charts and the F charts! Yay!?



It’s just a blob now – but I can’t wait until I can block it!!

Just 55 rows with 576 stitches each left!  (Plus the edging.) o.O

The yarn has been leaving blue dye on my hands like crazy.  I really hope it doesn’t bleed too much when I block it, but I have a feeling it will.  I would soak it in vinegar, but I worry that would ruin the beads.  I love the dense, dark blue of this yarn, though, so I would hate it if it fades at all.


Faberge – at about the same point as last week.

My Faberge has stalled, since I’ve been concentrating on the night sky instead. 🙂


Close up of beads. I’m really loving this color combo.

In other crafty news, I broke out my sewing machine yesterday and made myself an interchangeable needle case.

IMG_4432 IMG_4433

The zipper was a pain in the butt, and I didn’t do that great a job with it, but it works, so I’m happy!  Now my Knit Picks needles have a pretty home.

That’s what I’ve been up to – why don’t you take a gander over at Tami’s Amis to see what other folks have been up to?


Happy Knitting!


About knitsbyheather

I'm a TKGA certified Master Knitter. I'm a knitwear designer and a knitting instructor. I'm also a stay at home and homeschooling mom of two wonderful boys. They sure keep me on my toes! When I'm not teaching or chasing around the boys, I'm knitting, designing, or reading!!
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8 Responses to WiP Wednesday

  1. Brandon says:

    That case, the shawls and you are all amazing!

  2. chrisknits says:

    Love that needlecase! I went the easy route and converted a Vera Bradley paperback book cover. LOL. The shawls will be lovely.

  3. Karen says:

    Your shawl is gorgeous!

  4. jazzoo6 says:

    The needle case is awesome!
    Love the blue shawl.
    Here’s my WIP: http://mibruno.com/en-proceso-78/

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