3rd Ward Open Call 2011 – NYC + Taipei

The folks over at 3rd Ward are holding an open call for artists of all disciplines to submit their work! So this applies to all those aspiring fiber artists in fashion, textiles, knitting, sewing, and crochet too! If you’d like to submit your work for the chance at 2 solo shows in NYC and Taipei, […]

Teach Yourself Circular Knitting!

Check out this sporty cowl I made. It’s actually dual purpose, it’s both a neck gator and a ski hat, all in one! Yes, it’s unseasonably warm considering it’s June but I wanted to illustrate some Circular Knitting techniques from this new book! Melissa Morgan-Oakes sent me a copy of her new book, Teach Yourself […]

International Yarn Bombing Day!

Bombs Away!! It turns out this Saturday, June 11, 2011 will mark the first ever official International Yarn Bombing Day! And Michaels Craft Store is going to kick it off. Right here in Manhattan at their Upper West Side location! I love shenanigans of any kind. So ones that include YARN are especially fun! I’d […]

Spring/Summer Crochet Patterns

Crochet Mania! I raided the Coats & Clark free pattern library. And found these lovely patterns. These free basic patterns are great for inspiration! Try them as is or modify them to create your own designs. From Coats & Clark. See also my spring/summer crochet patterns, they’re free too! Bags & Totes Beach Bag Yes! […]