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Harvesting Color

Here are a quick few photos from the dye class at Filoli I went to on Saturday. Rebecca Burgess has an amazing wealth of knowledge on natural dyes, and is a real inspiration. I picked up her new book, and…

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FREE Pattern Release : Stepping Stitches

This is a beginners pattern I designed for a class I taught earlier on this spring. The simple pattern repeat is encouragingly memorable and comfortably exercises the change between knit and purl. Sizes : One size. Measurements : 88” x…

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Filoli Natural Dye Class

Tomorrow I will head to Filoli for a Natural Dye class instructed by author, educator, textile artist Rebecca Burgess. I cannot wait to not only visit Filoli for the first time, but to learn more about the range of plants…

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8 Stitch Markers

I have been re-utilizing my old jewelry and making up some stitch markers to be sold at the Space Craft Center event next month in Half Moon Bay. I have a really hard time with light, plastic stitch markers that…

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Taking. So. Long

But, oh yes, I’m knitting two at a time… This is my first try at the two-at-a-time from the toe-up, and boy are they taking their time. The toes took far too long and almost persuaded me to pull them…

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Print me

I had a very exciting package arrive yesterday which included a handful of rubber stamps… …but not just any rubber stamps. What is so special about these guys? They will be the print designs for all labels, packaging, tags, business…

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