Over the edge: Knitting patterns inspire!

Aren’t knitting patterns inspiring! I look at the details and often find little treasures – bits of the pattern I could borrow to put in another project. Maybe just an edging…. This is an awe inspiring shawl, Someday I want to knit the whole shawl but right now I only have a little time. I…

Cotton Cap for My Cat

Cotton is King! This applies to knitting with cotton too. Cotton knits can be worn year around. This unusual Anemone stitch is perfect for cotton. Cotton has a bad rap for stretching out of shape especially horizontally. Stitch patterns with manipulated stitches – cables, twisted stitches, bobbins, nupps, slip stitches – hold cotton in shape….