The Scarf Sweater uses a simple lace stitch and is knit in one piece. This simple designs allows for it to be worn in many different ways, creating a very versatile piece. With the lace stitch, it makes the piece perfect for summer nights, a warm accessory for winter days and a must-have for those… Read More Scarf Sweater
About a week ago, I attempted to make a flower crown. I’m getting married in less than two weeks and wanted to make one for the big day. It was a failure… not a complete failure, it wasn’t too bad to look at, but I definitely felt I could’ve done a better job. Anyways, I… Read More Flower crown
I fell in love with a kimono, but could not for the life of me find a photo of the front of the kimono. When I did (on someone’s blog post), I was sorely disappointed because the front wasn’t as awesomely cute as the back. Sooooo, my solution was to make my own design. After… Read More Summer Kimono
There’s always a point with my yarn skeins where it starts to get skeletal and with one wrong move, the whole thing ends up in a tangled mess. I’ve found that rolling it into a yarn ball prevents the tangled mess and helps ease my nervousness about accidentally moving or touching the skeleton skein. The… Read More How to roll a perfect yarn ball
In between all the sweaters I’ve been making, I’ve been making these cute little guys from 53 stitches. You can find her free patterns here (https://53stitches.tumblr.com/patterns). She’s so talented!
There’s something so fun about making dreamcatchers. I made these for a recent craft fair and wanted to showcase them here as well. They’re freeform. If you know the basics of crocheting, they’re not too difficult to make. With these, I tried to incorporate flowers to give them a more spring/summer feel.
In case you’ve been curious about fair isle, here is a free pattern for a cushion which showcases a diamond pattern. And if you’re looking for more of a challenge, visit my etsy (naluknits.etsy.com) and take a look at my Lotus Cushion. Pattern Notes: This cushion is knit in one piece, starting with the back to… Read More Diamond Fair Isle Cushion