Saturday, June 26, 2021

Synnove's teddy bears!

 I think these photos on Synnove's blog of knitted items using her teddy bear charts is not to be missed!

I especially enjoy her baby designs.  

Sunday, June 20, 2021

Inspiration from Lorna

 Lorna (Ozlorna blog) is an expert, creative and prolific knitter, and during my recent seminars, I got to know her and enjoy her very much, as we did Zoom social times.

She has dyed with jelly beans and I just have to share this with you:

Thursday, June 17, 2021

Inspiration from Knotty Knits

 I sure do like this hand knitted stitch pattern -

Tuesday, June 15, 2021

Inspiration from Synnove

 Check out Synnove's charity baby hats:

They're handknitted.  We can do something similar on the machine - love the vertical stripes as well as the opportunity to use bits of what I already have.  You could use this video for a sideways short-rowed baby hat:

I realize I don't have the cute little points on top of the head.  I'd have to think about that...

Saturday, June 12, 2021

Inspiration at Marzipan Knits

 I've had pot holders on the brain lately, and apparently, Mar has, too!  Check out her wonderful use for thinner cotton with striking Fair Isle designs:

And bless her, she's provided the instructions!

Wednesday, June 9, 2021

Inspiration at Yet Another Canadian Artisan

 I really like this tuck stitch - such deep texture!

Monday, June 7, 2021

NEW VIDEO! Cluster Edging

 I am absolutely crazy about this edging!  It is fantastic around blankets, it's easy to do, and it looks great.