Friday, 27 May 2011
The Knitting Problem
Blogger grew worse on me and I couldn't even log in- still can't with my usual web browser. Superheidi gave me the tip to use Safari instead, and it works! Phew!
There are some things that I will definitely purchase for my wardrobe and knitted things are definitely among those. I know how to knit, but I’m not good at it. The question is, how to find a 1940’s sweater? Or rather, how do you find two, as I need a white one and a red one.
Looking around I have found a red one I quite like, from Rocket Originals.
The problem is that it is mostly acrylic, and I hate that. I much rather have wool through and through. Or cotton. Something that breathes, anyway. And apart from that one, nothing. I suspect that Etsy may yield something, but so far I haven’t managed to find anything apart from Greetz From Tiz . The sweaters there are simply adorable and I may buy one anyway, but no red or white ones.