Monthly Archive: June 2014

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Designing my first knitted lace shawl – part 1

In my review of the Lace Shawl Design Class on Craftsy, I mentioned that I am working on my first shawl myself, and I showed you some of my swatches. We’re about two weeks from when I first started experimenting with shapes and stitch patterns, and my progress has been...

Top, left to right: 
Sea Glass Cardi © Ela Torrente
Sandshore © aliciaplum
Eiregal © Romi
A Hap for Harriet © Kate Davies Designs

Bottom, left to right: 
Boy bunny with Piebald patch © Julie Williams (little cotton rabbits) 2013
Sweet Li’l Scarfette © ambah obrien
Show-off Stranded Socks © KnitterlyAnne 2

What to knit – Hot on the needles in June 2014

Summer is considered low season for knitting, but that doesn’t stop the determined. Although you might not want to work on heavy afghans, there’s still plenty of projects suited for warmer weather. Remember that you can follow my Hot Knitting Patterns Board on Pinterest to get (more or less) daily...