Nikolai just opened one of my yarn drawers and pulled out a ball of LionBrand Homespun. “Oh, Mommy, this is so beautiful. You should make me a sweater from this yarn.”
He detailed that it should have loose short sleeves, ribbing around the bottom, Velcro pockets, a stand-up collar, and a zipper down the front. And socks to go with it. “You can do that, right Mommy? Some socks to go with it. Yes. ”
Who am I to refuse?
The yarn he chose is a nice sandy beach-y color, and with the short sleeves I think this will be a perfect beach and tidepool sweater. I’m swatching right now- I expect about 4.25 sts/in so it should be a real quick knit. Once I finish those other 6 projects I have on the needles…