Wasabi Peas Socks Amy Palmer, editor of Knitscene magazine, also just happened to design one of my favorite sock patterns, the Wasabi Peas socks. She's here today to tell you her design story. The Wasabi Peas Socks You could say I tripped into designing knitted socks. Before coming to work at Interweave...
Entrelac is a knitting technique that's used to create fabric that looks like it's woven The fabric is knitted in interlocking rectangles and triangles; stitches are picked up and knit from the edges of previously knit sections. Entrelac can be knit flat or in the round, in stockinette or garter...
Jul 25, 2014
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Pluie Cardigan by Alex Capshaw-Taylor A note from Kathleen: I got a breath of crisp fall air yesterday—the Fall 2012 issue of Interweave Knits , full of knitting patterns for women ! I'm intrigued by many of the designs, but one of my favorites is the Pluie Cardigan by Alex Capshaw-Taylor,...
A lot of you seemed intrigued by the idea of using needlefelting techniques to breathe new life into old wardrobe favorites! It's really easy, the tools are cheap (very!), and best of all, needlefelting, unlike, wet felting, can be done on almost any type of fabric. (Wet felting relies on the scales...
Mar 6, 2009
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Weekend Getaway Satchel My husband Nicholas is the perfect knitter’s husband: adorable, patient, and tolerates both long afternoons spent in yarn shops and large piles of yarn in the linen closet with equal parts humor and grace. However, he was mystified by the entire concept of me knitting a...