She wanted something that would be perfect for this time of the year. You know, when you don't feel like wearing a coat anymore but a light cardigan isn't quite warm enough...
Well, she explained the type of jacket she wished for, chose the color (to go with a favorite skirt) and the wool yarn. Then, after taking her measurements, I went to the Passap and machine knit a rather basic, plain jacket. But, since my mother is anything but plain, I went nuts and did
The flowers were inspired by many pictures and cross stitch patterns.
Have I told you that I love to decorate plain knits with duplicate stitching?
It fits her and she loves it, but it still needs to be blocked!