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February 15, 2019

Loom Knit | Quick Lace Scarf

by Kristen Mangus Diamonds are a girl’s best friend. Now you can drape yourself with diamonds and it will only cost you one skein of yarn.  This beautiful scarf is embellished with a trellis of lace diamonds. The seed stitch border grounds the lacy stockinette diamonds giving you a scarf that’s both cozy and delicate. […]

Loom
February 8, 2019

How to Knit Lace | Winter Lace Afghan

I love lace knitting. There’s something truly satisfying about seeing the pattern form row by row. You may think that knitting lace is a skill just for advanced knitters, but it’s not. Even a beginner knitter that understands knits and purls can create lace. This two-part video class teaches you how to knit lace. Be […]

Knitting
February 1, 2019

Family Fair Isle Hats | Loom Knit

By Kristen Mangus Brrrr! Temps are dropping and now is the perfect time to cuddle up with a new project. My Family Fair Isle Hats pattern is a great way to break into the wonderful world of Fair Isle knitting on your loom. Get the needle knit version of this hat and matching cowl at […]

Loom
January 4, 2019

Plastic Canvas | Basic Stitches & Joins

Did you make a resolution to learn a new craft this year?  I’ve gone back to my childhood and relearned an old favorite:  stitching on plastic canvas.  My kids have joined me on this journey and we all had a part in making this project.  Plastic canvas basic stitches are easy to master (even for […]

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