Lindsay asked me how Short Row Slides work in non-wool yarn. Last night all my family went to chess night at the library, so I popped “Your Name” into the DVD so I could look at the sets and try Continue reading How do Short Row Slides work in cotton and linen?
I’ve read that if you have a sweater that is too loose across the shoulder seam (or what would be the shoulder seam if you made a seamless sweater) you can tighten things up by running some crocheted chain stitch Continue reading House Sweater Experiment
I finished it on the day W arrived at the airport, it was blocking as he came in the door. My son B picked out the yarn by feeling the skeins as he walked by them in the shop. It Continue reading I managed some Christmas Knitting!
This whole blog series is personification pushed to allegory. But I’ve been leaving out an important…well, not a person, the Swatch, answerer of questions. Patternist knew she had to wait until making her spread sheet, and it made her nervous: Continue reading The Mental Design Team talks to a Swatch
I was listening to the Getting Loopy podcast interviewing Tracy St John and Brittany Tyler from Tangled Magazine about the Peanut Butter and Jelly projects: very similar sweaters designs, one in knitting and one in crochet. Mary Beth Temple laughed Continue reading Me, Myself and I Discuss Attleboro Knit