How the hell is that possible?
Commission knitting is a little tricky-you have no decisions to make. When you are finished, you feel like you've been let out of school for the summer. The knitting possibilities are endless. It's time to look at every single magazine and consider all those ideas you ignored while you were plugging away. I have to match up yarns and patterns. It's kinda like staring into the cupboard at 5:30 wondering "What am I going to make for dinner?"
Something happened this time around. This spring, plain yarns are everywhere. Everything I like calls for plain sportweight cotton.
I don't have any.
How is that even possible?
So anyhow, after a lot of stash-diving, I found a kind of cottony, kind of metallic blend. And this pattern:
I've already started messing with it-I added ribbing and waist shaping. Ahhhhh, the freedom of alterations!