Category Archives: beads

It’s Almost Party Time

Last Night I started the ninth and final square motif for Rhiannon!  The end is in sight.  It has to be, in 2 and 1/2 half weeks Rhiannon’s Cloak will cruise down the fashion runway Friday night at Stitches South and … Continue reading

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Tools…..

…Some just take your breath away! I was recently gifted with the most amazing circular needles.  They were made by Michael and Sheila Ernst. Hand made of blue Dichromatic Glass they are the most beautiful tools I have ever seen … Continue reading

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Fibre Fest – Campbell River – Part II

I taught all day on Saturday – the Burka Leaf Cap.  The skills taught were all bead related, cast-on with beads, work with pre-strung beads and place beads with a crochet hook. The Peoples Choice Gallery pictures are organized pretty … Continue reading

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Knitting on an Edging…..

…. is like watching waves roll up on a beach.  The waves roll in and roll out and some go further and some are slower. An edging works up to shawl and then away from the shawl.  Some rows are … Continue reading

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Summer Whimsey – Naked to the World!

    Even unblocked and without her paint this mini-poncho is some seriously gorgeous lace.  Kudo’s to the original designer! The addition of the beads to the lace just enhances an already effective pattern. I can hardly wait to paint … Continue reading

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Knitting Vintage Collar Redux!

I am on the last day of a week off from the store. What does one do with a week of when one works at a yarn store?  Why one knits – off course!  LOL!  I also blogged, walked (too much … Continue reading

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“And the Third One was Just Right!”

I have been working on projects for the Buffalo Wool Co.’s new E-book, Cowgirl Knits. The last project for the book is a pair of gauntlet style gloves with beading, reminiscent of  classic cowboy gloves.  This project has been driving … Continue reading

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