I may have mentioned in an earlier post that my step-sister is expecting a baby in April. We are all so excited!! I wanted to start knitting something for her right away, but started feeling a bit superstitious and decided to wait a few more weeks.
Then the dilemma – what to knit. Or, what to knit first! I decided to go with one of the most popular (if not THE most popular) baby sweater pattern on Ravelry – the Puerperium. I wish I knew how to pronouce it! I’m using Fibre Company Canopy yarn in the Kingfisher colorway. The only thing I don’t love about this yarn is that my fingers turn blue as I knit!! The dye is rubbing off on my hands. It washes off easily enough – but this sweater will need an extra good soak or two before sending off to its new owner.
I really can’t wait to put this in the mail!
In other knitting, I made a hat for my son: