Observations on Romance and Rhapsody

Originally posted 2004-07-17 06:00:26. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Like Amy I love quilts and I am particularly fond of Bargello quilts. These pieces capture the look of those quilts so perfectly. I raced through Rhapsody but other deadlines are interfering with getting Romance done. Here are my observations in no particular order. If you [...]

Rhodes Stitch Free Project

rhodes stitch biscornu pincushion from kincavel krosses

Originally posted 2010-06-26 07:19:35. Republished by Blog Post Promoter The Rhodes Stitch (named for legendary stitcher Mary Rhodes) is a very flexible stitch. It can be any size. It can be any shape. It also attracts attention wherever you use it. And for many stitchers learning to make Rhodes Stitches can be a problem. Kincavel [...]

Knitting Patterns as Sources for Needlepoint

Fair Isle Pincushion

Originally posted 2007-10-24 07:33:47. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Knitting holds a deep fascination for me. This could be because mygrandmother was a phenominal knitter (American style) while, being left-handed, I cvoujldn’t figure it out. Once I did and started knitting I found out I wasn’t good at it. But that doesn’t stop me from [...]