Fabric Facts – Knits

February 27, 2009 6 Comments

Knit samples from my textile science class. I’m currently taking a university class in textile science. It’s mostly a distance course and it’s highly theoretical. Sometimes it feels more like I’m taking a chemistry class and my brain has been…

The birthday present

February 22, 2009 3 Comments

The matchy-matchy project for my youngest child is done. Hope she likes it as much as I do! Her birthday is next Saturday so I’ll soon find out. The beanie and scarf patterns are drafted by me (the scarf was…

The deal is done

February 18, 2009 3 Comments

Anita and I exchanged our craft projects yesterday and we are both really pleased with how it turned out. Or pleased is the wrong word – I just love, love, love the crochet beret that she made for me! And…