Monthly Archives: June 2012

Color, Pattern and Texture

Creating motifs knitting traditional Fair Isle or Intarsia are not of interest to me. Each time I crack the cover of Kaffee Fassett’s,  kaffee Knits Again or Sasha Kagan’s, Country Inspiration, I marvel at pictoral images translated from rows of charted squares … Continue reading

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Nicky Epstein’s Magical Capelet

Nicky Epstein…publishing diva extraordinaire.  The prolific knitter and her designs “push the envelope of embellishment.”  I recently found a copy of Nicky’s Signature Scarves at my local recycled book store and was immediately inspired to knit Yo-Yos scarf on page 76.  Signature Scarves  are felted, lace, floral, … Continue reading

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Vogue Knitting Destination

The Hotel deLuxe in Portland, Oregon was the starting point for a weekend of knitting, moonshine and the beautiful landscape of Imperial Stock Ranch.  Arriving a day early, I decided to check-out the local flavor.  On my way to Josephine’s Dry … Continue reading

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Knit Summer 2012

Flags, buttons and butterflies oh my! Join knitorious  at A Work of Heart located in dowtown Willow Glen, CA for a summer camp of knitting. Embellish your knitting with buttons and craft felt.  The craft felt used for embellishment, reflects the current trend of … Continue reading

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