Deal Me In

I have a somewhat silly way I keep track of pattern repeats.

Yes, it’s confession time. I keep cards in my knitting bag.

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In this particular pattern, Looking Back, there is a 12 row repeat. Before I really got the hang of the pattern, I was having trouble keeping track of my rows.
Was I on row 3 or 10?

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How to fix a stitch in minutes (without unraveling the rest of your work!)

Last week I posted this sweater I’ve been working on. It’s the pattern Looking Back by Joji. I just love her patterns, they are modern yet simple.

Well, when I took the picture for that post, I found a purl stitch that should have been knit. Sometimes I just ignore small mistakes, but this one is pretty obvious right in the bodice. I don’t know why this picture is a different color than the rest. The color is more like the latter pictures.

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