Lovely Links – mostly about relationships and expectations, with a little Christmas at the end

What does a designer experience in pattern support interactions?  What do knitters experience?  Robin writes advise for both. What should we Wear to church?  The author’s conclusion was a bit unexpected. If you knit something set it free a meditation Continue reading Lovely Links – mostly about relationships and expectations, with a little Christmas at the end

I don’t really have a stash – but man do I have ever have experience de-stashing other people’s stash

Barbara Benson mentioned in her newsletter that she’s moving and thus beginning a big yarn de-stash, and I thought, “Oh, blog topic.” I actually have some experience with de-stashing, the de-stashing of Other People’s stash that is. Do I have Continue reading I don’t really have a stash – but man do I have ever have experience de-stashing other people’s stash

GAL interview with Heather Anderson, learnsomethingnew on Ravelry

GAL interview with Heather Anderson, learnsomethingnew on Ravelry What is your design process? When I’m designing a new shawl, I take the inspiration idea and choose a shape first. After that, I think about what pattern(s) might highlight my idea Continue reading GAL interview with Heather Anderson, learnsomethingnew on Ravelry

GAL interview with Cheryl Chow CascadeKnitter on Ravelry

Cheryl Chow CascadeKnitter on Ravelry: You as a designer questions: What is your design process?  I have many stitch dictionaries and I particularly like the Japanese ones with all the intricate stitches. I usually start there and find a stitch Continue reading GAL interview with Cheryl Chow CascadeKnitter on Ravelry

Interview with Annina, Artesanitarium Designs

You can see Artesanitarium Designs on Ravelry, I appreciate her organic cables. You as a designer questions:  What is your design process?  Idea, create, photo, write. I’ve tried write the pattern while I’m knitting but it never works. What influences your style?  Continue reading Interview with Annina, Artesanitarium Designs