Breast cancer, radio therapy, BCT, sentinel node, ulcerative colitis, ADHD, Tourettes syndrom, knitting, crochet, cardmaking, weaving, upcycle, camping,
I have knitted a triangular shawl for the winter. It is an easy pattern, and anyone can knit it. I have used Nordlys from Viking for my shawl. I started this project a couple of years ago and have finally managed to finish it of. It may become a Christmas gift or I give it to the organizations that give care to the homeless….
I casted on 3 stitches on needle no. 3 (11). Because I want an even edge I never knit the first stitch in the beginning of each row. This shawl is knitted in garter stitch.
The shawl for the winter
The first row you knit 3 stitches. On the second row you take the first stitch off and over to your right needle. Then you take the yarn over the needle, knit one stitch, yarn over the needle and knit the last stitch.
The third row you knit five stitches. On the fourth row you take off the first stitch, yarn over the needle, knit one, yarn over the needle, knit one, yarn over the needle and knit one.
The fifth row you knit seven. You increase your work every other row with four stitches and then you just knit until you get the wanted size.
I crocheted the edge all the way around the shawl. In one stitch you crochet:
I am a perioperative nurse with a lot of hobbies. But since this blog was meant to be about my hobbies it is called "Hobbies of mine," until some health issues became so overwhelming and changed my life dramatically. I therefore decided to add "with addition" to the blog name. In periods I will write more about health issues. I have had breast cancer, got ADHD, ulcerative colitis and struggle with fatigue and burn out symptoms. Someone I love got adhd and Tourettes, and meet alot of stigma almost everywhere. But in between the serious part of my life I will give you some insight in my hobbies like knitting, crochetting, card making, choir singing and more.