Lauren asked me what blocking was the other day, so I thought I would share. I’ve mentioned that blocking is not something that many knitters enjoy. 490 more words
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Paisley is a design that is many hundreds of years old and can be traced back to ancient Persia, now Iran.
The fashion for using the pattern spread to many other Asian and Indian countries over the following centuries and it was in the Moghul period between the years 1526-1764 that it became the most popular, appearing on everything from stone carvings to the dress of Princes and Holy Men. 310 more words
Blue and white go together like pancakes and syrup, biscuits and gravy, turkey and dressing – OK, now I’m hungry!
The luxurious look of blue and white is always in style, but it’s also currently a runaway hit on the runways as many designers have set it as this coming fall/winter 2017 fashion trend. 179 more words