Posts filed under: technique

Saturday I taught a class on the Cat Bordi Moebius Cast-on.  I have taught this particular cast-on a few times in the past. Once at the Retreat (2012) and a few times...
There are few things as beautiful as a rose. Rose of Texas is inspired by an old song The Yellow Rose of Texas.  Said to have been written in the...
I have been asked the best way to create a provisional crochet cast-on.  We will be using it several times with the Roses, Roses pattern.  I hope that this helps....
This weekend I was playing with Nuno Felting – getting ready for a Summer Workshop that I will be teaching! Nuno Felting is felting from the fiber – no knitting.  It involves Bubble Wrap, soapy water and the fiber! ...
There has been a certain lack of focus in my day so far. It’s not that I haven’t accomplished anything – I have done a lot of little things, but nothing...
I have been creating many things lately that are beaded. At the same time as creating my scarves and hats, I have been writing a small article on “bead knitting” and “beaded knitting”. I...
This is it!  We have planned and knit and prepared for this day!  Yarns and beads have been chosen and we are ready to go! If you haven’t already, before you...
Are you fascinated by numbers?  I am.  This does not mean that I am in to numerology or especially guided by the numbers that show up in repeating patterns in my life...
I am currently working against a deadline.  I want to send the Vogue samples off by Wednesday or Thursday and I am behind.  So why am I writing a post...
If you live anywhere coastal, northern or very far southern – you have somewhat colourless winters.  Many shades of white and blue for the very northern or southern area’s of...