I just stumbled across this, and it's quite nice: Knitting Jewelry
at Clara's Window
. How fun!
Various cast-on methods
, with illustrations and detailed steps.
How to: knit horizontal buttonholes
, and vertical buttonholes
. I knit vertical buttonholes on my latest project, and it looks great!
Quick knit accessories for spring: Kerchief
and little bag
. Cute! And I see a lot of ways to modify these patterns to suit one's tastes.
shared some great felt-related links
yesterday. Here's another I found: An illustrated article on the felt making process
Among many other things, an article on painting on knits
as a unique embellishment option.
I have to find a reason to try out this "Lily of the Valley" cable
. I'm not too keen on the idea of using it for a sweater, though. Baby blanket, maybe?
"The Hook and the Book
" - The Emergence of Crochet and Knitting in American Popular Culture (1840-1876).