Category Archives: beaded knitting

beaded picots, part II: bind off!

Earlier this week, I posted a tutorial on adding beads to your picot cast-on. Today, we’ll have the promised second part of the tutorial, creating a beaded picot bind-off. As with the cast-on, this bind off is a great way … Continue reading

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More edging tutorials: beaded picot cast-on

I’m starting to think I have a thing for fancy cast-ons. Today’s tutorial is the first in a pair, I’ll be showing you how to do a beaded picot cast-on. This variant on the picot cast-on creates a stretchy and … Continue reading

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Glam time

Happy (late) New year’s! I hope you all had a great time of it. I had Jan 1 off work and spent it quietly, knitting (of course), and hanging out with my two knitting assistants: It doesn’t get much better … Continue reading

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sparklers

You may recall that this year, I drastically scaled back my Thanksgiving knitting ambitions and packed yarn for only two projects. Despite this restraint, I still fell short of my goals, and I only worked on one of them, and … Continue reading

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End of a journey: Holiday Lights tam

Way back in March I knit up this little swatch: And made this little sketch: And sent them both off too Colorado. A few months later I got an email from Eunny Jang. Delicious yarn arrived in the mail: (Lorna’s … Continue reading

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gloves!

I finished the fingers and sewed the ends in on my latest pair of gloves over the weekend, this morning seemed like a good time for a photoshoot: Project specs: Pattern: Beatrice Size: women’s small Yarn: Knitpicks palette in raspberry … Continue reading

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dextrous half

Yesterday I didn’t get much knitting in, but I did do some of that other thing one has to do with knit objects, finishing: Result, one right-hand glove down, one left-hand glove to go. Cast on is slated for today, … Continue reading

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Red B

I took a quick break from Samantha this weekend to start work on this small project: Gloves! The mornings have been chilly here lately and my hands are feeling it. The pattern is one of mine, Beatrice, knit up in … Continue reading

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no more cold commute

Last night I finished off the thumb and sewed in the ends on the second beaded glove. They are, if I do say so myself, fantastic. And they will save my poor fingers from a chill on the way to … Continue reading

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beaded knitting, a small how-to

Rather than just post pictures of beaded glove #2 today (which, shockingly, look pretty much like photos of glove #1), I thought I’d try my hand at a little tutorial on knitting with beads. This is one of those things … Continue reading

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