Poncho in Mushroom

Yarn: Noro, Silk Garden Solo
Color: Mushroom (44)
Fibers: 45% Silk 45% Mohair 10% Wool,
Weight: Aran, 1.8oz
Quanty: 6 balls, 109yds each
Machine knit on a silver reed (LK 150), crochet edging

Thank you for your interest in my creativity,

Fall Knitting Project

Knit panels with crochet accents.
Main yarn: Plymouth Yarn, Homestead Tweed, Burnt orange, 90% wool, 10% donegal, made in Peru
Bottom band: Lang Yarns, Finn, 72% virgin wool, 28% acrylic, made in Italy

I am new to using a knitting machine. My interest, I confess, is not in knitting garments with fancy stitches but rather combining different knitted yarn fabrics and textures together to create unique designs. I thought the Silver Reed LK150 Knitting Machine would be the perfect tool for my needs. They call this machine a work-horse and it is.

This sweater is my own design by draping the dress form. I let the sweater evolve as I went and ended up with these semi-bell sleeves that a friend’s blouse inspired me to add.

Wonderful yarn to work with!