Tag Archives: Sanquhar

Left Sanquhar style glove in purple

After a couple of false starts the left glove is not far from completion now.   I am keen to get them all finished so that I can start the Yorkshire glove project.       Advertisements

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Sanquhar in Colour

The right glove is now finished and the 1.6mm needles from The Knitting Lady have worked out just fine.  The gloves are the perfect size. The yarn used is Jamieson and Smith 2ply lace weight Shetland wool in shades L49 … Continue reading

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sanQR, gloves knitted for exhibition

The pictured gloves are potential submissions for the QR-3D exhibition which could be exhibited at The Cornerhouse, Manchester later on this year. The pieces are based on the Sanquhar traditional knitting and combine QR (quick response) bar codes. Both pairs have … Continue reading

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Sanquhar in colour

My sanQR project has worked out pretty well.  The ones knitted on 1.5mm needles are just  bit on the snug size and the 1.75mm pair a little to loose.  In my pursuit of the perfect needle size I have just … Continue reading

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Bit.ly, barcodes, another sanQR project

With the first pair of sanQR gloves finished the next pair are on the needles. This pair will incorporate the bar code for a shortened url shown right. The url for this site wqs first shortened in Bit.ly before converting … Continue reading

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21C Sanquhar – Right hand almost done

Late night post and photos could be better I know but they are turning out better than expected.  Based very loosely on the People’s Friend pattern used on earlier gloves I have altered the placement of the fingers by one … Continue reading

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Vintage styled Sanquhar almost finished

Apart from washing and blocking to even out any irregularities on the left hand, the third pair of gloves are finished.  The technique and pattern now almost perfected will be adapted for a QR inspired pair to bring Sanquhar into … Continue reading

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