Not that the ribbed yoke sweater has exactly won, but it hasn't exactly lost either. We have, for the moment, declared a truce and are ignoring each other's existence.
However, I did have some crafting time this weekend and thought I might spend it with the Kimono Shawl
but someone beat me to it. And let's face it, I am never that cute while knitting, so I let Theo have it for the day and went digging in the WIP bin.
I started this sometime last year, and the body just needed a few inches on the body, which I finished with NO frogging, swearing, or re-editing of a pattern (which made a refreshing change) and
I have started a sleeve! It's a simple pattern and will make great portable knitting, so it is the current favorite project, but it's going to take a little while to finish, and I was in need of some instant gratification, so I finished a few more towels
(Obviously, I'm loving this design), and cut out and embroidered some felt gift bags
and I even figured out how to enlarge a design while embroidering--on purpose and everything! And the finished product.....