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Absolute Beginner Knitting

Posted by on Jul 29, 2016 in Classes | 0 comments

Absolute Beginner Knitting

If you always wanted to learn how to knit, this is the course for you. If you know only the very basic and want a little more knowledge before start a pattern, this is also a class for you.:) In this class you’re gonna learn: * How to cast on & bind off * Knit & purl * Decreases & increases * Principles of lace & cables * How to read charts and patterns * Finishing, seaming and blocking Requirements: none Duration: 10h (5 sessions; 2h each; once a week) Dates:  Fridays,...

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Cowl and headband

Posted by on Jan 13, 2015 in Designs | 0 comments

Cowl and headband

One of those versatile patterns that you can use with different functions. For this cowl/headband, I used Da Fazenda Merino Bulky, a supersoft yarn. Size 50 cm x 18 cm Material 2 skeins of Merinos Super Bulky (Da Fazenda. 100% merino; 100g/48m) Needles 10 mm Notions: scrap yarn to leave sts on hold. Gauge 5 cm = 8 sts in k1-p1 ribbing Note This is a very simple project for beginers. For a better result, I’d make this cowl starting with a provisional cast on and grafting the stitches at...

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Cowl Color

Posted by on Jan 13, 2015 in Designs | 0 comments

Cowl Color

One skein pattern, simple and efficient. >> Favorite this pattern on Ravelry Material1 skein of BFL Aran ( Fleece Artist & Handmaiden Fine Yarns. 100% BFL wool. 125g / 185m. Aran weight)Needles 5mm4 buttons Directions cast on 35 sts. row 1: * k1, p1*, k1. row 2: p1, *k 1 st below, p1*. Repeat these 2 rows until your piece measure 58cm. Now, make the buttonholes: (k1, p1, k1, p1, bind off 4 sts) four times, k1, p1, k1. Next, make the row 2 casting on 4 sts everytime you come to a...

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The Mittens Mystery

Posted by on Dec 30, 2012 in Designs | 16 comments

The Mittens Mystery

This is a last game before new year. Warning: This pattern is going to be tested for the first time during this KAL, so probably you’re going to find some mistakes. If you have any doubt, leave your comment here and I’ll reply it asap. There are 2 sizes and 3 possibilities: 1- Wosted is for a mitten size Woman M 2- Bulky can be either Woman M or Man L You chose whatever suits you best and the yarn you have in your stash. All parts are going to be published here in this link,...

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(Português) Cardigan Lachine

Posted by on Nov 26, 2012 in Designs | 0 comments

(Português) Cardigan Lachine

Sorry, this entry is only available in Brazilian Portuguese.

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