I think when I last mentioned my super awesome herringbone gloves I forgot to say that they were purple and grey. I chose those colours because I kind of inherited a large amount of purple alpaca wool and though purple isn't usually my colour, it's super soft and I need to do something with it.
The grey is sock wool because I'm told that 100% alpaca makes for really crappy baggy (though soft and warm) gloves.
I've been throwing around lots of ideas and sketching some stuff out today.
I've also fallen in love with a Ukranian magazine called Duplet because it has crazy gorgeous crochet patterns like
Do they make me want to polish up my Russian? Yes.
Thursday, July 17, 2008
Posted by erin at 10:57 PM