Socks must be the most popular travel project in all of knitting, and my obsession with embroidered socks continues.
For an introduction to what goes on in this column, click here. For the first part of this project, click here. It’s been months since I used my Schacht Cricket rigid heddle…
It is isn’t often that I wish a project were larger. This one is an exception. Every stage has been more fun than I anticipated–and the result makes me smile.
Experimentation with embroidering the knitted crazy quilt square continues…
A quick note before I go back to my Rum Swizzle.
A great deal of the beauty in traditional crazy quilting lies, of course, in the purely ornamental “seams” that run along the borders between patches.
In my life there is (and always has been) a constant battle between the useful and the beautiful, the aesthetic and the ergonomic.
For an introduction to what goes on in this column, click here. All of us who make things are prone to funny little peeves and preferences. One of mine–one that I…
People who wish to organize themselves often say they’re “getting their ducks in a row.” I envy people with ducks. I don’t have ducks, I have bunnies.
I’ve been looking forward to this part of the challenge. Weaving with self-patterning yarns is always a total gas.