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Lace Beading: a free lace knitting stitch pattern

Here’s the fixed up version of Permutation 3 from two weeks ago. I’ve named it something that might be confusing if you’re used to putting beads in your lace. 260 more words


Étude no. 15: permutations

I’m designing a pattern which needs a little simple lace in a multiple of 3 stitches at the beginning. I didn’t want a secret code lace. 1,072 more words


Heatwave: a free lace knitting stitch pattern

August’s stitch pattern word is heatwave, suggested by Susan on Patreon.

I’m really pleased with the way this one came out. I encoded each of the words… 1,001 more words


Doubles: a free knitting stitch pattern

When I was playing around with Apple Blossom and Scarab, this design came to mind as a possibility, and indeed it works. It’s a chevron pattern taken to the smallest extreme I can think of, though the chevron part isn’t terribly visible. 191 more words


Brouhaha: a free chart for any craft that uses grids

The word of the month is brouhaha, suggested by Hazel 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. 63 more words

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Brouhaha: a free lace knitting stitch pattern

July’s stitch pattern word is brouhaha, suggested by Hazel on Patreon.

I like the way the word sounds, sort of round and unusual. (It was suggested at the beginning of June. 965 more words


A Foggy Day...

What else to do on a dismal, dreary, cold, wet day, but to read a book and knit? Not at the same time, of course — I’ve never attempted knitting anything more complicated than K2,P2 ribbing while reading — but both Buttercup and Sergie curled up with me while I read. 591 more words

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