First try at cables




first try at cables

Originally uploaded by boadiccea

This is actually a very poor lighting situation. The cotton yarn is actually more of a true cream color.

This was my first time doing cables, and I have to say, while I’m proud I made them happen, I was intensely frustrated throughout the process because I hated the cable needle.

I may try to learn the non-cable-needle way of doing this next time.

Published by Beth

I currently reside in Pittsburgh, having moved here in May 2008. I live with my husband Fred and life is really awesome. In the past few years I have completely changed my life (and I couldn't do it without support from family and friends). I now work as a writer and editor, and my favorite topics to write about are how to live a more positive life, book reviews, and sharing my crafts. Welcome!

One thought on “First try at cables

  1. You must learn cabling without a needle, the knitting goes so much faster that way! The only time I use a cable needle these days is when the cable is very complicated or when I need to use 2 cable needles.

    You can do a Google search for cabling without a needle. I also have 2 links in the sidebar of my blog under the knitting resources section.

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