I need my #4 needles, so I’ve been trying to finish Shetland Triangle. It’s brutal. I decided to make it at a finer gauge, so I added a bunch of repeats. The last row had just shy of 400 stitches. Oof. The worst part is that there aren’t even any good WIP photos, as it looks almost exactly the way it did more than a month ago.
I am starting to get concerned about the whole blocking process. The yarn has been staining my hands, so I am concerned that the color will fade once I get it wet. For context, this is how I hold yarn:
As you can see, I have the yarn wrapped tightly around my little finger for tension, and “throw” with the yarn wrapped around my middle finger.
Here are the stains it’s been leaving:
What do you think I should do? Just try to rinse out the extra color or try to set it somehow?