Using two yarns for a single dishcloth was a sort-of new thing for me. I know I’ve crocheted 2-color dishcloths, but I don’t remember doing it in knit before. If so, it apparently wasn’t very impressive. This one, I will remember for sure.
This plaid pattern is from a Leisure Arts book I’ve used before. From straight on, it’s just pretty, but when you get a view from the side, you see the interesting texture, too.
I think this pattern would look even more striking in higher-contrast colors. I may do this one again in cream and emerald green–both of which I do have on hand, so that would totally be in keeping with my new de-stashing goal.
Speaking of which, I guess it’s time to begin the 2015 destashing tally. Here goes.
for self/family: 1
for charity: 0
Besides the de-stashing goal, I’m finding get ‘er done motivation from the 2015 Messy to Classy link party.
I haven’t taken any pictures yet, and once I do, it will take a whole bunch of finishes before anyone else would be able to discern a difference between my “before” and “after.” But I do love the idea of Preeti’s link party and will be checking in regularly to see everyone’s progress.
Go, classy crafters and fellow de-stashers alike!
What crafting link parties/blogs/forums keep you motivated?
Categories: Regular Project
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