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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


A tall tale (tail?)

Having offered to sew up a cardigan for a friend, I realised how we take for granted some of the small tips and tricks that we develop over the years and utilise in our own crafting. 55 more words

1 Stitch "Garterlac" Cast On...

I am a dishclothaholic… I love to knit them and have my “go to” knits… Grandma’s Favorite, Almost Lost (well, my variation of it, but I’ll save that for another time) and the… 667 more words