New Knitting Pattern Collection! Poetry in Yarn Goes to Rhinebeck

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This post may contain affiliate links, which means I may receive a small amount if you make a purchase using this link. Thanks for helping to support a fellow crafter. Fall is the time for fiber festivals, and even if you missed the New York Sheep and Wool Festival, you can still capture the spirit with these new patterns. Knitter’s Reversible Scarf Besides being reversible and having a keyhole (so it’ll say secure), the i-cord edging on this is so easy you won’t believe it. It gives it a lovely finished look. Beyond Basketweave Fingerless Gloves I love mimicking the …

Tips for Knitting with Beads and Lavishea

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This post may contain affiliate links, which means I may receive a small amount if you make a purchase using this link. Thanks for helping to support a fellow crafter. One of my most recent projects has been a beaded knit hat. When working with beads I need something to spill them out into- the tubes they come in are too narrow to be able to get the beads out easily. I used the lid to my Lavishea lotion bar tin. It worked really well. I decided I wanted to add beads to the hat as I went instead of …

Book Review and Giveaway: Betsy Beads

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This post may contain affiliate links, which means I may receive a small amount if you make a purchase using this link. Thanks for helping to support a fellow crafter. Book: Betsy Beads Author: Betsy Hershberg Publisher: XRX List Price: $24.95 Before I ever learned to knit or crochet, I learned how to make jewelry. Both my grandmother and step-mother were avid jewelry makers, and shared some of their knowledge with me. That’s why I was so excited to see Betsy Beads. It combines knitting with beads to make beautiful, yarn-based jewelry. Beading Basics, the first section of the book, …