New SMALL interchangeable Knitting Needles

Lately I’ve been knitting lace weight yarns, so I need to use smaller (like US2 or US3) needles.  My current set of interchangeable Knitting Needles is Knit Picks Harmony Wood which I absolutely adore, but they only go down to US4. I’ve

New SMALL interchangeable Knitting Needles

Lately I’ve been knitting lace weight yarns, so I need to use smaller (like US2 or US3) needles.  My current set of interchangeable Knitting Needles is Knit Picks Harmony Wood which I absolutely adore, but they only go down to US4. I’ve

The Beadle Needle

First off, you probably want to know what it is. The Beadle Needle is used to place beads on knit stitches while knitting. It has a little hook at one end to help grab the yarn and hold it in

The Beadle Needle

First off, you probably want to know what it is. The Beadle Needle is used to place beads on knit stitches while knitting. It has a little hook at one end to help grab the yarn and hold it in

Online Resources of Stitch patterns

These aren’t in any particular order, and this list isn’t exhaustive, either. I just was browsing the web and came across these sites and thought they had good listings. Freeknitstitches DROPS Designs (bottom of the page goes to their stitch libraries)

Online Resources of Stitch patterns

These aren’t in any particular order, and this list isn’t exhaustive, either. I just was browsing the web and came across these sites and thought they had good listings. Freeknitstitches DROPS Designs (bottom of the page goes to their stitch libraries)

Blocking Wires?

I know I have been very bad with my blogging lately.  All I can say is I have been sick and so my online stuff has been suffering.  I have been knitting.  I just finished knitting the Skywalker Shawl from

Blocking Wires?

I know I have been very bad with my blogging lately.  All I can say is I have been sick and so my online stuff has been suffering.  I have been knitting.  I just finished knitting the Skywalker Shawl from

Knitting Tools & Tips

Knitting Tools & Tips The Knitting Architectby Sion Elalouf An ebook free to read, you can buy a print version if you wish. I have not had the leisure to go peruse the book yet, but the table of contents make the

Knitting Tools & Tips

Knitting Tools & Tips The Knitting Architectby Sion Elalouf An ebook free to read, you can buy a print version if you wish. I have not had the leisure to go peruse the book yet, but the table of contents make the

The importance of Gauge (and how to figure out what it is exactly)

I came across this link from knitpicks this morning. They go through a good explanation of Gauge, what it is, and how to create your own Gauge Swatch. I cannot tell you forcefully enough how important correct gauge is on most projects, like

The importance of Gauge (and how to figure out what it is exactly)

I came across this link from knitpicks this morning. They go through a good explanation of Gauge, what it is, and how to create your own Gauge Swatch. I cannot tell you forcefully enough how important correct gauge is on most projects, like

Cowboy Cowl

Pam Powers Knits has this neat pattern called Cowboy Cowl which I got, mainly because I got Bronchitis before the holidays (hence the reason I was really quiet)  I couldn’t find the yarn she suggested so I chose Lion Brand Nature’s Choice Organic

Cowboy Cowl

Pam Powers Knits has this neat pattern called Cowboy Cowl which I got, mainly because I got Bronchitis before the holidays (hence the reason I was really quiet)  I couldn’t find the yarn she suggested so I chose Lion Brand Nature’s Choice Organic