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Persist: a free lace knitting stitch pattern

I published two stitch patterns for the word Resist a couple of weeks ago, and today I’ve done the same for Persist. I converted the letters of… 588 more words


Gritty: a free chart for any kind of needlework

The word of the month is Gritty, suggested by Natasha 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.

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Gritty: a free lace knitting stitch pattern

This month, the random number generator chose gritty, suggested by Natasha. I think we can all use a little determination right about now.

Each month, … 1,128 more words


A Vest for Dan

My boyfriend Dan is extremely picky? discerning when it comes to knitwear.

It can make making things for him somewhat challenging, but after being together for 10 years, you learn how to make things work. 996 more words


Resist: a free chart for stranded knitting and other crafts

On Saturday I went to the nearest Women’s March; not the one in Washington, DC. It was a moving experience, and it derailed my plans for today’s blog post. 620 more words


Three row mesh: a free knitting stitch pattern

The 2017 stitch pattern had me thinking about stitch patterns with three row repeats. There are some out there, but I don’t know why there’s not more. 249 more words


2017: a free garter lace stitch pattern

After two years of making a stitch pattern from the digits of the new year, I decided to keep going. This one is a bit different from my usual lace – because of the placement of the yarnovers, I decided not to add extra plain rows. 247 more words