|Taken with my new camera, an Olympus OM-D-E series. The stalwart Panasonic Lumix of yore developed problems that led me to conclude I'd outgrown its capabilities.|
Portuguese knitting involves a different method than most Americans employ, and there are interesting video demonstrations to watch. You don't need to use the Portuguese method for this pattern, but it has efficiency and ergonomic advantages that could be useful to anyone who wants to decrease stress on the hands. Worth having a look, methinks.
And while we are on the topic of knitting for kids, I must share a photo sent by a friend, who saw this little person at the Sterling (Massachusetts) Fair 2013, ongoing this weekend.
|Credit: Margaret Haynes-Lamont|
Yes, her beautiful coverall is hand-knitted.