I had just finished binding off Noah’s sweater (well more of a vest really) when Ezra asked me, in a rather injured tone, when I was going to knit him something. So I asked him what he had in mind. A shirt, he replied. So I pulled up some patterns on ravelry (of course) showing him a few that I thought might fit what he had in mind. No! he said not like that. Oh.
That one. He was very confident. But in black.
Of course! How silly of me to suggest those other patterns. This one is so very much Ezra.
A while back struggling_along came across a yard sale with a box of free yarn. Being the kind husband that he is he picked it up for me. This black is one of them. And it’s exactly what I needed. I did a swatch and now here is the beginning of the back.
I have a feeling there will be a lot of sweater knitting this winter. In less than a week we went from summer to fall:
How did the boys feel about it?
There was much rejoicing, and a box full of Christmas ornaments were found and hung up!
While I’m not crazy about the recent weather it does have it’s perks: