This is the 2nd article in the 8-part series, The Handknit Runway.
Part 1 – Introduction, with links to all the posts in the series.
Amy Christoffers (Ravelry patterns, website, savoryknitting on Ravelry, twitter)
started the fashion show off with the sleek cardigan Linney. (Note: click on any photo to get a bigger image)
What a comfy sweater to wear, and it even has pockets! here’s a view of the back:
Then, a pop of bright orange with White Pine. It turns out it is hard to photograph fuzzy orange things indoors in the evening, did you know? But this is a really flattering cardigan in lovely textured stitch patterns. Here’s a close-up of some of the texturing (remember, you can click on all of these images to get a bigger image):
Pinoli is a cozy zippered hoodie; here’s Julia describing its fine points:
The crowd favorite seemed to be Maxfield, which, we were assured, is actually not as complex to knit as it looks like.
Amy’s designs finished with Long Sands, with its sand-dune-like rippled front.
Next up – Misa Erder’s amazing colors!