My new favorite sweater

Usually, I’m pretty happy when I finish a project.  Casting off is such a rush.  Blocking and weaving in the ends–while tedious in the moment–gives such a sense of accomplishment.  And in that initial euphoria, I think I’m always predisposed to (temporarily) overlook a FO’s faults and declare it an unmitigated success.  And usually, the longer a piece has been finished, all sorts of little faults present themselves (which is as it should be — I love learning from projects and figuring out how to improve).  The love cools to a more reasonable like.

But friends, I think Vatsland is going to be different.

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Unraveled Wednesday, July 12

Geez lousie, guys, where is July going?! I can’t believe we’re almost halfway through the month!

I also can’t believe I’ve been been working on a project for two weeks that I haven’t shared here yet!  I’m well on my way on a Vatsland Jumper, designed by Ella Gordon:

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