Bamboo: Not Just For Pandas

15 Dec

Plan B is coming along nicely. The Bamboo yarn is soft and silky to the touch, beautiful to work with. I can’t believe how different the real yarn looks from the pics on the Cleckheaton website. If I had been going off those pics instead of fondling it in my LYS, I never would have bought it. This is how it really looks:


…and this is how it knits up:


That’s one pattern repeat down, two more and the handles to go, and the Christmas knitting is DONE, baby!


3 Responses to “Bamboo: Not Just For Pandas”

  1. tinkingbell December 16, 2007 at 7:34 am #

    Lovely!! (Covet, covet!) – My children have low expectations of Christmas and when santa came to playgroup they were entranced – But too scared to ask for anything in particular -Yay – I have triumphed again over the power of marketing (but not for long, probably)

  2. Kate December 18, 2007 at 11:37 am #

    yay for your smokin’ needles!

    7 sleeps till xmas!

  3. Melinda December 24, 2007 at 1:49 pm #

    I bought some of this recently as well – like you, I was persuaded by the silkiness in the yarn store! I am not sure what to knit with it yet. Looking forward to seeing pictures of your purse!

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