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I'm Learning To Knit!

On Saturday I attended a $15 knitting class for two hours!  A great deal indeed and the teacher was fabulous!  Where you ask?  Down in the Harbor.   298 more words


Casting On with the Long Tail Cast On

Here is a video I created to demonstrate how to do the Long Tail Cast-On.  I do apologize for the excessive background noise, as I am still trying to get the logistics figured out.   14 more words


Episode 58: Cast On! An Interview with Brenda Dayne

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This episode of the Shinybees podcast is sponsored by Yarn in the City. Yarn in the City creates experiential yarn-centric events for knitters and makers, designed to bring people together through a shared love of craft. 618 more words


einfach nur rechte Maschen / just plain knit stitches

In den letzten Wochen bin ich zum einfachen rechts stricken zurückgekehrt – z.B. als kraus rechts, wie in Drachenfels. Die Version für mich wird deutlich gedeckter als die für mein… 1,121 more words

Stricken / Knitting

Knit Cast On - Reverse Longtail Tutorial - Great for stretchy fabrics!

Recently I went to Iceland.  For 10 days.

Six of those were spent on a hiking and knitting tour.  Yup.  Hiking and knitting.

More to come about that very soon…but let me just say that it was beyond fabulous! 105 more words


Winding and Designing

I am probably not the only yarn lover that thinks winding your own yarn is one of the most mesmerizing and captivating experiences for your eyes to behold. 217 more words


Review: Cast On Bind Off by Leslie Ann Bestor

I received this book as a gift a couple years ago, and to this day still love trying out the different cast ons and bind offs (does anyone else call it cast off?).   331 more words