My yarn stash never seems to recede and I keep seeing exciting new varieties in the shops but being the good girl that I am, I refuse to purchase any more until I used at least half of what I have!
I had an idea 💡
Back in March I had the opportunity to try extreme knitting – using several strands of bulky yarn and very large needles. Naturally I wanted to give it a try myself but needed to find a way without using long needles.
These needles were not for me, I would end up bruising myself so I finally found a solution!
My KnitPro cable needles.
Once I had that sorted in my head it was a matter of choosing the yarn. There were oddments of ‘hairy’ and ‘knobbely’ yarns begging to be used so sorting through them I chose eight and rolled them into one large ball. I repeated the exercise several times more using different colourways.
This is where I am at the moment. really relaxing and it saves my sanity when My eye objects to any more reading.
What will it be? Who knows. A cushion cover perhaps, a knee rug or even a back warmer! I’ll let you know when I finish the yarn!