Actually,the translator bot tells me it is the Maltese word for "vacation." It's also a simple and elegant design by Teresa Dair.
Well, I hope it will look simple and elegant on me. When it's sleeved and seamed and photographed properly. It's not very promising at the moment, especially in the poor light of winter. More of a schmatta than a sweater.
|On the Floor|
|On the Door|
And why oh why am I knitting this instead of the long, warm wool cardigan I promised myself? The one I definitely won't want in August, when the work is draped on my lap like an overheated dog.