Jack of all Crafts
This week I have been out in the garden lots.
Our lawn has a brick edging all the way round, but the gradual creep of grass and moss from one side, and dirt, bark, twigs and leaves from the other has obscured it over time. 336 more words
1 week, 3 days ago
I was working on yet another Abide, (designed by the talented Kirsten Kapur) in my regular knitting class this week. This version is my fourth, I love this pattern. 400 more words
1 month ago
After 4 months and all my leftover yarn bits, my WestKnits Mash Up is being bound off!
I’m doing an Icelandic Bind Off. I haven’t counted but it’s probably in the neighborhood of 500 stitches. 219 more words
1 month, 2 weeks ago
Impeccable Knits: Shifting Stitches
is Jeny’s Surprisingly Stretchy Bind Off (knitty article).
2 months, 1 week ago
When joining two pieces of knitting that require a neat even seam, it can be difficult to achieve this by sewing the seam closed. The 3 needle cast off is an excellent technique for such circumstances. 279 more words
3 months, 3 weeks ago
I have a new craft that I wanted to add to the lineup. It is something that I have been eyeing for a while now, and I believe it will add to the fun. 426 more words
5 months, 2 weeks ago
Finishing is at the top of my make it or break it list. You can knit the more gorgeous sweater from the most luxurious yarn and ruin it with sloppy finishing. 839 more words
9 months ago