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Knitting and Crochet Made Simple

Knitting and Crochet Made Simple

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40 DIY Bracelets You Need to Check Out Glamming up a bare wrist is super easy. Throw on a chunky cuff or slip on stacks of bangles and you’ve effortlessly made a style statement. Making your own bracelets can be just as simple, and we’re smitten with the creative ways these DIYers have sewn, twisted, baked and glued together scraps of materials to turn them into gorgeous works of arm art. Check out these 40 beautiful bracelets you can make yourself! 1.

Free Knitting Stitch Patterns Knit & Purl PatternsTutorial & Patterns A simple combinations of knit and purl stitches creates variety of textured stitch patterns. Here are some classic stitch patterns such as the basketweave stitch, double seed stitch and moss stitch. Lace PatternsTutorial & Patterns A good variety of free lace stitch patterns. How to Knit the Double Lace Rib Stitch NewStitchaDay This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the double lace rib stitch. This stitch creates a lace design with lots of texture. The double lace rib stitch would be great for scarves, shrugs, shawls! LanaMundi Yarns Tajik Mohair comes from the Asht region of Northern Tajikistan which is the center of Angora goat production. Only the best quality Angora kid fleeces are used for spinning this, strong yet soft, mohair yarn. The quality of this fingering-weight, two-ply yarn and the hand-spinning and dying are excellent; however, as with any handspun yarn, you may find some slight variation in thickness and color consistency.

Filet Lace « Save the Stitches! There is no specific country of origin for filet lace. Anywhere there was a fishing operation, there was likely to be an evolution into filet lace. Women wove cotton fibers into patterns on the fishing net for hair nets, clothing embellishments and household items. Over time, the nets and fibers became finer and more elegant. It progressed to the point where it was used for ecclesiastical purposes such as altar cloths. 15 Beautiful Cherry Blossom Crochet Patterns Cherry Blossom Season has been my favorite time of year ever since I moved to San Francisco eight years ago. There was a cherry blossom tree beneath my first apartment window in North Beach and then three years ago I moved to a new spot near Japantown where the cherry blossom trees line the streets. The flowers only bloom for a month or two at the start of each year and the blooms are basically gone for the year now but I’m preserving my love of them with today’s roundup of cherry blossom inspired crochet patterns. 1. Cherry Blossom Crochet Necklace Free crochet pattern for cherry blossom necklace from Crochet Today!

How to Knit the Snowdrop Lace Stitch NewStitchaDay This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the snowdrop lace stitch. This stitch creates a lace design with lots of texture. The snowdrop lace stitch would be great for scarves, shrugs, shawls! Gudetama Easter Plush ♥ Crochet Pattern Back when Sanrio introduced their newest character Gudetama I was kind of creeped out. But after seeing many pictures and gifs of him on Tumblr and twitter I learned to love Gudetama and now I'm pretty obsessed with him! For those who don't who Gudetama is, he is basically a egg yolk with arms and legs that is always sad and unmotivated because he is about to be eaten. Look up videos of him online, it is seriously the cutest/funniest thing ever! With Easter coming up I thought it would be cool to infuse Gudetama and Easter together to create a kawaii crochet pattern that you can make for Easter (that is, if you celebrate Easter). Instead of the signature white egg shell I made a pastel striped egg shell which is inspired by Easter eggs.

edge lace Pattern of the edge lace motives “Silvia” is inspired by the traditional stitch motif “Silvia” which is enriched with great amount of nupps. The edge lace is forming a zigzag edge with changing textures. Download pdfRavelry project page How to Knit the Shetland Eyelet Panel Stitch NewStitchaDay This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the shetland eyelet panel stitch. This stitch creates a lace design with lots of texture. The shetland eyelet panel stitch would be great for scarves, shrugs, shawls! LanaMundi Yarns Tajik Mohair comes from the Asht region of Northern Tajikistan which is the center of Angora goat production. Only the best quality Angora kid fleeces are used for spinning this, strong yet soft, mohair yarn.

Little Muggles These Little Muggles patterns are free for you to enjoy! Please click on any of these pictures to view the pattern! Happy Crocheting!! Wrapped Stitches I’ve heard this many times: “There are only two stitches used in every piece of knitting—the knit stitch and the purl stitch.” I guess that’s true, but what about the yarnover? It isn’t really a stitch, I suppose, but it’s used so often that I think of it as one. There are so many uses for the yarnover—there's lace knitting, of course, which is lousy with yarnovers, but there are also stitch patterns such as wrapped stitches and faux cables.

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