When I designed my Double Chevron Lace Scarf Pattern, I needed a warm, machine washable, fingering weight yarn with good stitch definition to highlight the lace pattern. I wanted the stitch pattern to shine. I didn’t want to use a multicolored yarn that would distract from the stitch pattern, but I didn’t exactly want a solid colored yarn, either. I decided to try Knit Picks Hawthorne Fingering in the Kettle Dyed Delphinium colorway, which seemed to be just what I was looking for. It was the perfect yarn for my scarf. In fact, I loved it so much that I bought several more skeins (and will probably buy more in the future). So here’s my review of the Knit Picks Hawthorne Yarn. Continue reading
These balls can be used as children’s toys or made into knitted stuffed animals. The small ones make great dryer balls!
One of my most popular videos shows How to Make Flat Circles on the Addi Professional Knitting Machine. Here is another tutorial showing how the flat circles are made on the Kingsize Addi.
My 2015 “12 Afghans In 12 Months Challenge” is finished! Let’s revisit the year’s afghan projects.
Show your love of chevrons with the Double Chevron Lace Scarf!
My September Afghan is finished! What do you think of it?
These flip flops are great for any patriotic American holiday! Or, make them in another color combination to accent your favorite summer outfit. Personalize these flip flops to match your unique style!