July 1, 2012
July 11, 2012


Project info
0-581 Bubbling Hot by DROPS design
lavendelschaf on ravelry
Needles & yarn
US 11 - 8.0 mm
Lana Grossa Feltrino
4 skeins = 392.0 yards (358.4 meters), 200 grams

Hm. Those bobbles take FOREVER to make. But I have absolutely no idea what to make for the swaps I am participating in…
Hah! Hurray and Thanks to Ravelry! After looking at the “helpful notes” in the FOs, I saw that learning to knit backwards would be helpfull to speed up the bobbles - so I found this video on how-to-knit-backwards-when-you-hold-the-yarn-in-your left-hand which is easy to understand for me and now I learned a new skill - knitting backwards! Extremly usefull if you turn in the middle of a row over a small number of stitches, as for Entrelac, Bobbles - and I might consider it for sockheels as well…

Knitting was done after 2 days, it only took me a little before I could felt it. Did not shrink too much, was 29x32 cm before felting, still have to measure after felting. Quite like it!

I doubled the yarn as the pattern was written for thicker yarn.

ETA: This is a trivet/ something to put below your hot pots on the table to protect it from heat - a Topfuntersetzer, I mean!

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by Lana Grossa
100% Wool
98 yards / 50 grams

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  • Originally queued: September 30, 2011
  • Project created: July 1, 2012
  • Finished: July 11, 2012
  • Updated: December 7, 2012
  • Progress updates: 2 updates