Tag Archives: colorwork

Most cheerful linen stitch scarf

The most recent scarf knitted in linen stitch has been bound off and blocked! Now that it is dry, I can show you its cheerful nature. The scarf is based very loosely on Churchmouse’s Koigu Linen Stitch Scarf, which I … Continue reading

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Playing with color in knitting with stripes

A theme I see in the knitting patterns that I recently added to my Ravelry store is using stripes to add color. Here are three designs that use stripes. They many not all be the most obvious striping techniques. All … Continue reading

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Putting Christmas decorations and making a list (again)

Today, Epiphany, is one of the ways we mark the end of the Christmas season. It’s a day for taking down and putting away the last holiday decorations. One of the stockings I am putting away has red-and-white stripes that … Continue reading

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Frequency Cowl class

I can hardly wait for this Saturday! I’ll be in Westfield, New Jersey, at Knit-a-Bit teaching a class. I love teaching, period. But this Saturday’s class combines some of my favorite approaches to knitting, all associated with my pattern, Frequency Cowl! We’ll … Continue reading

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Sock trio: blip of the wrong color and making it right

I was sitting on a terrace, knitting, and spending a little too much time talking with pals and gazing at the lake. Then I looked at my two-color sock-in-progress and immediately saw I had made a mistake in the color … Continue reading

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Two new patterns in Knitscene Accessories!!

Thrilled to see the new issue of Knitscene, Accessories 2013, with two of my designs in it! One is a cowl in four colors called Frequency Cowl. Most of the patterns in this section of the issue have names that relate … Continue reading

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Zed’s edges, which are easier to stitch than saying “Zed’s edges” aloud

A new design of mine is in Interweave Knitscene Accessories, 2013! This issue is just out! It is the Zed Scarf. I like how the edge stitches are all the same color on one edge; they are all one color … Continue reading

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