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Mountain: a free needlework chart for any craft

The word of the month is mountain, suggested by Lara on Patreon.

I usually develop a complicated knitting stitch pattern for each word, but I also like to provide a basic chart for any craft that’s worked on a grid: beads, cross stitch, whatever. 86 more words

Stitch Patterns

Mountain: a free lace knitting stitch pattern

This month, the random number generator chose mountain, suggested by Lara on Patreon. I decided that this would be fun to encode into a triangle shape to make mountains, and I’m glad I did! 2,144 more words

Knitting

Road to Paradise: a free lace knitting stitch

This was originally meant as a coordinating stitch pattern for Paradise; I took an excerpt of the original stitch pattern as described here. I don’t know whether it was the yarn or the gauge, but I was having trouble making the decrease lines visible, so I made the background stitches into garter stitches. 383 more words

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meta Lace: a free lace knitting stitch pattern

Nim suggested lace for this month, which I think is apt and funny. I like the result! I’m calling it meta Lace because it is lace about lace, in a way. 503 more words

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Hobbit Day: a free lace knitting stitch pattern

22 September is Hobbit Day because it is the shared birthday of Bilbo and Frodo Baggins. I therefore encoded 22-9 as a stitch pattern and present it to you here as one of my… 337 more words

Knitting

Help: a free lace knitting stitch pattern

This is a continuation of my Help post from before, this time with a lace stitch based on the word help. If you like it and use it, please consider donating money to a group working to assist after natural disasters. 658 more words

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Hello again!

I just can’t believe that it’s September already and I haven’t posted for weeks. Where did the summer go?

Well, the good news us that I passed Part I of my course, The International Diploma in Crochet. 337 more words

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