Update on my wool scraps

This is using some of the small remnants of wool in my stash.  The wool I have used to join the hexagons together comes from a jumper I no longer wore so I frogged that.  I think I will just leave the rug this shape as I have no idea how to make it a…

Frogging balls or skeins

The jumper was frogged into balls and I was going to wash them as balls until I read a bit about frogging on the internet.  Apparently they suggest that you should wash the frogged wool as skeins rather than balls. I then unwound a few balls into skeins and gave that a go. This is…

A bit of frogging took place.

I knitted this jumper many, many years ago and the time has come for it to be recycled. The pattern was knitted at a time when things were loose and bulky and that look is definitely not in anymore. The jumper looks dirty in the photo but it was just shadows. The colour is also…

When did I start this?

I have just finished a piece of knitting that I started quite some time ago.  I thought I had  posted about how I frogged a jumper that I had knitted previously for my younger daughter but I haven’t. This is the jumper I frogged.The jumper was from this booklet.  My daughter no longer wore the…

A new cable jumper on the go

While I was in Canberra my younger daughter had a couple of jumpers that she no longer wears and wondered if I would like to re-purpose the wool.  As you can no doubt imagine I was delighted with the idea.  Very kindly she did the bulk of the frogging of the jumpers as my arm…

Remember the wool I frogged?

That was back in February and I have now started to knit up the caramel coloured wool again.  The pattern is from this pattern booklet. I had knitted the wrap previously but it had stretched over time that was why it was frogged.  I am now reknitting it in a smaller size. The knitting looks…