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Summer Sweater KAL | Celtic Cast On

Over at Luvinthemommyhood the Summer Sweater KAL is in full swing. I’m a little bit behind in picking a project and starting but I finally cast on something last week. I will be knitting Clam Digger by Melissa Schaschwary, the kids version of Cattails. I’m using leftover white from my Cattails and extra purple from my Jill’s Dress *which is almost complete* I just can’t believe I’m knitting a size 6… Read More »Summer Sweater KAL | Celtic Cast On

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Poolside | Celtic Cast On

This summer I’m spending part of everyday poolside. Its the first year that T is in a swimming lesson that isn’t mom and tot so while she is working on her rocketships and front floats I have idle hands. It hasn’t really been great knitting weather. More like getting drenched when I wasn’t even the one in the pool but I was able to weave in ends on a test… Read More »Poolside | Celtic Cast On


Colour Block – Summer Sweater KAL | Celtic Cast On

It’s time for another Summer Sweater KAL progress report!  Since last week I scraped Shellseeker…. I just kept thinking potato sack potato sack and I didn’t want knit the sweater only for it to end up in my closet never worn. I still love my yarn combo and I’m thinking maybe a driftwood would be nice in this yarn as well with less positive ease but since I haven’t decided on another… Read More »Colour Block – Summer Sweater KAL | Celtic Cast On


Summer Sweater KAL | Celtic Cast On

It’s time for the Luvinthemommyhood’s Summer Sweater KAL Start date is today June 27th End date September 30th That’s plenty of time to make a sweater…or two…or three. My first sweater will be a stripey little number perfect for chilly Summer evenings.  I dug some cotton ease out my stash in Stone *the grey* and added a lovely coral colour called Terracotta to it. I think this will be the perfect colour combo for a… Read More »Summer Sweater KAL | Celtic Cast On