Bird Tatts

Surprise! No, I'm not talking tattoos! "Tatting" is another method for making lace that doesn't fall under knitting or crocheting. It is somewhat related to crocheting and is typically done with a shuttle or hook, though there is also a version called needle tatting that uses knitting needles. I am using a combination of tatting, … Continue reading Bird Tatts

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First Weaving Attempts

I have always loved plaid and tartan patterns. I tried to knit one once and while it works... it is a pain! The color changes mean you have to make many tiny balls of yarn at the point of each stripe. They get tangled, you have to weave all those ends at the end of … Continue reading First Weaving Attempts