Contest: We Have A Winner!

CONGRATULATIONS! Rosrin W. from Stafford, Texas. Your prize will be sent out shortly. Hope you enjoy it as much as I did. Thanks to Melissa Knits! for including me on her blog tour and providing a free copy of her new book, Teach Yourself Visually Circular Knitting by Melissa Morgan-Oakes. And thanks to all those […]

My Singer Tiny Serger

Tiny Serger, Model No. TS380A Circa 1980s – 1990s I GOT A SERGER!! I’ve been wanting a serger for awhile. They are great for sealing raw fabric edges and working with knit fabrics. But they cost more than I’d like to invest and they take up a lot of space. Plus for a home sewer […]

Mass Market vs. Handmade + Crochet

Comez Crochet Machine via Crochet Concupiscence I discovered something new about Crochet! I came across a heated-ish discussion on Twitter the other day about Mass Market vs. Handmade which led me to the discovery above. And the question – Is there such a thing as machine-made Crochet? Knitted items are easily mass produced without a […]

Loom Knitting: Fluid Dress

Fluid Dress by Casual Profanity ~ Song, Cherry by Ratatat The above dress is indeed KNIT! While it does not use traditional yarn nor does it use traditional knitting, it was newsworthy for knitting inspiration with a tech slant. What’s extra cool is it uses an oldish, sort of outdated, form of knitting called Loom […]

Uncommon Goods Jewelry Design Challenge

Check out the above woven jewelry featured at the Uncommon Goods marketplace! They are T-Shirt Necklace made of recycled apparel, Jasmine Woven Earrings, and Feather Woven Earrings. All handmade by local artisans. Uncommon Goods is having a Jewelry Design Challenge that is open to all disciplines including Knitting, Crochet, and Sewing! Anyone can enter to […]