The current projects in both my sewing and knitting queues are big, blanket-y cardigans. Because winter is cold and the days are short and life feels a little foreboding, and sometimes you just want to wear a blanket.

For sewing, I have some sweater knit coming to experiment with the Sabel Boyfriend Cardi PDF pattern:

And for knitting, I used a gift card to get some fancy Brooklyn Tweed yarn to make the Iba Cardigan:

I think I’ll lengthen both projects by four to six inches for maximum blanket effect.