I needed a decorative edge for a design of a Showy Garter crescent shawl. While garter stitch doesn’t roll, the edges can be a bit drab. 364 more words
1 month, 1 week ago
Marled Magic Clue 3 is done! I am still loving this so much. That big section of seed stitch made me happy. I think seed stitch is fun to do. 193 more words
2 months, 2 weeks ago
On the Needles
Guys. I’ll be honest. That shawl sat on the coffee table all weekend. Un-ripped, and un-fixed.
Until last night, when I took a good hour (AN HOUR) to undo all the bound-off stitches, as well as a whole row of knitting. 233 more words
3 months, 1 week ago
Frog & Tinker Knittery
My mom taught me to knit. I don’t actually remember her teaching me, but I know that she did because I’ve known the basics since I was a kid. 402 more words
3 months, 2 weeks ago
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
5 months, 4 weeks 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
6 months, 3 weeks 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
7 months, 1 week ago