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My Holiday Workshop: Jingle Bell Doorknob Hanger

This was inspired by a favorite decoration that I bring out every year – a lovely little bell that hangs from a doorknob on a bit of stuffed ribbon. 370 more words


How to Can Flowers, Pencils & Paintbrushes

First, buy a can of soup or what have you and eat it up. Then remove the label and wash your can. (Be careful with this. 530 more words


Corkwork: Revisiting French knitting, Spool Knitting

I just finished a batch of spool knitters in cherry for a customer.  They are so pretty that I need to keep one for myself.  These are probably the most elegant spool knitters I have ever seen.   386 more words

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A little history of knitting machines

I started writing a “page” to tell a little bit about knitting machines, and I got on such a roll that I decided it needed to be a separate post.   663 more words

Knitting Machines

Make a Knit Pumpkin (or Even a Pouf!)

I received one of those marketing emails from Etsy the other day and it included a photo of some pumpkins knit with a combination of stockinette and garter stitch. 901 more words


Stick Loom Knit Eyeglass Case

Have you ever found yourself with a pair of glasses in need of a case? Well here’s a nice little project made with a sixteen-stick spool knitting loom made from an empty roll of duct tape. 371 more words



When dancing ATS, the bouncing tassels of the tasselbelt emphasises the hip movements. Making tasselbelts is a great way to personalise your ATS costume and to use up beautiful pieces of fabric that aren’t big enough to make anything else out of. 109 more words

ATS Bellydance