Archive for knitting
I think that the moment I was tempted to call this book a “wackadoodle knitting book” is the moment that I confirmed with absolute certainty that I am not of the “high fashion” world.continue reading "Book Review: Knitting Reimagined"
Lest you think I’ve done nothing but nerd out all summer, here’s something knitting I’ve been working on.continue reading "Stripes on the needles"
Makery is a collection of 30+ projects to sew, knit, crochet, or otherwise craft. Get a peek inside, and see what I have to say about it.continue reading "Book Review: Makery"
The knitting is complete, so today we’ll wrap things up by talking about finishing: weaving in ends, sewing on buttons, blocking, etc.continue reading "Everyday Cardigan KAL: finishing up!"
Woo hoo! After this sleeve, the knitting is completely finished!continue reading "Everyday Cardigan KAL: the other sleeve"
This week we’re working on the first sleeve, and working with double-pointed needles.continue reading "Everyday Cardigan KAL: the first sleeve"
This week’s lesson shows you how to finish up the ribbing on the body and bind off.continue reading "Everyday Cardigan KAL: Finishing the body!"
Just a quick check-in this week – no new assignment!continue reading "Everyday Cardigan KAL: Just checking in this week"
Today, we’ll do one last increase row, and then embark on what may be the most boring part of the whole project. Sounds like fun, right?continue reading "Everyday Cardigan KAL: Underarm increases and more of the body"
At this point you should be finished with the yoke and ready to take the sleeve stitches off of the needle. We’ll do that this week, as well as begin the first two inches of the body.continue reading "Everyday Cardigan KAL: Separating sleeves and starting the body"