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Knit-Purl Combinations

I’ve caught the knitting bug, for now at least, so it’ll be interesting to see how long this lasts!

The next logical step (and also the only step I had materials for) was just trying some knit-purl combinations. 233 more words

Knitting

Learning a New Stitch: the Seed Stitch

As probably all knitters I first learned how to knit the Garter Stitch and then the Stockinette Stitch. When I started making sweaters, I also learned how to do the… 216 more words

Knitting

Beginnings, middles and ends.

The ‘beginning’ is my Dorian Gray book. Finally happy with the piece I wrote from my research on saffron, I used a mixture of handwritten and printed sections to go with the first lot of samples I’d dyed. 264 more words

General Embroidery

15th Street- Finished

I’m on a roll, you guys!  I’ve finished another project!  I don’t know the last time I finished so many projects in so little time.  It’s very satisfying. 171 more words

Knitting

Momentum!

Woo!  I’m feeling so good after finishing up all those projects for the Ravellenic games.  I think I might keep going!  (Plus, I don’t have any real plans for new projects, so I might as well keep finishing things off!) 232 more words

Knitting

Patching with brass - an experiment

Several years ago when I was doing my silversmithing course, I had an idea about creating a piece where I ‘mended’ a piece of denim with a ‘patch’ of impressed brass. 337 more words

General Embroidery

A Texturilicious Cardigan

I guess it was too much to hope that I’d complete this project last year, but it’s finally ready. Well, almost ready, since I feel the sweater could do with more buttons but we’ve not ordered any. 344 more words

Handmade