So I decided that my friend Lori would be my far-away knitting guru (of course, she doesn't know about this!) and that if I felt up to the task, I would try some of the patterns that she is knitting if they don't have (1) unrecognizable instructions (2) decorative panel instructions to follow (3) don't involve 1068 stitches...and a few other rules that I have.
I loved the sweater in this post so decided to give it a try. Down with seams! Up with knitting a cardigan on one lovely long needle. Up with lovely garter stitch, only one stitch to master. It was all going swimmingly, even if I DID forget one or two buttonholes...I have a plan for that.
Then came the sleeves.
I have ripped back more than once on these sleeves!
In the words of Princess Leia - Lori-wan Graham-obie please send the Force this way so that those