Guitar String Beader Tutorial

I am putting this a few places for easy reference… Okay, so tonight I started a shawl with beads and I am using the guitar string method and I must say I think it’s brilliant. Here, let me show you… First I took a 6” piece of thin acoustic slinky guitar string that just soContinue reading “Guitar String Beader Tutorial”

Venezia Pullover Started

I bought the yarn a while back to make the Venezia Pullover from Interweave Knits and just now started it. I kept telling myself that I would start it once the Trapeze Jacket was finished but I must say, I so do not want to work on that sweater. This one though, it calls to me!

I am using Knitpicks Essential Sock yarn in navy and green on size 4 needles. I love it!

Cotton-ease baby blanket

This is a gift for a friend that is having a baby boy. The shower is in a week or so and I wanted to do something fast but oh so great! I used the knitting machine with the 3.5plate to knit the body of the blanket using 4 balls of Cottonease in charcoal. Then I picked up sts using Cottonease in stone from the live cast on and live take off of the machine plus the sides for a …