Knit Eco Chic has a cute codebook with lacing I loved this interview with Xandi Peters (who was so friendly and down to Earth when I met her at Rhinebeck last year) check out her new collection with #FADIENT PrairiePoppins Continue reading Lovely Links; Other People’s (colorful) Patterns
I had planned to have K set the extra smaller paisleys wherever she wanted them and couche them in place, but once the bodice was done, I liked it plain, and so did K to my huge surprise. She did Continue reading Flower Fairy Dress Finish
My family attended an “Ugly Holiday Sweater New Years Eve Party” where the hostess gave me her two huge totes of left over yarn from when she decided that knitting was not for her – I feel so rich! Thank Continue reading Collaborating With K, a cross post from Our Curious Home
I was listening to the Paperclipping Roundtable as they discussed scrapbooking internationally, and how to be aware of the supplies that ARE available in your area, since if you look at internet videos, you can either order a whole lot Continue reading Adapting a pattern for the yarn you have; Part 1 Providence Yarn
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!
So you’ve found a wonderful pattern, it’s got several projects up by different people, so you are pretty sure it’s well written, re-reading the blurb, the author mentions a tech editor, so you’re really sure it’s well written, but you Continue reading Yarn Sub Conversion Factor – on the belly band of the yarn. A post with far too many rhetorical questions