Monthly Archives: August 2011

Designing with Stash Yarn

Today’s thought process was inspired by a question I read in a ravelry forum last week and the very common practice in the knitting/crochet world of having a yarn stash. I have no apologies for my yarn stash. A lot … Continue reading

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Top Down Sweater Workshop

The end of today’s post is a duplication of the article I wrote for the Natural Stitches Newsletter about the Top Down Sweater Workshop that I’m teaching this fall. First, a little behind the scenes information for my readers and … Continue reading

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Book project #2

The second project for the Fresh Designs Crochet books that I’ll tease you with is a textured blanket. This project is for the “Home” book. It is a striped fabric that uses post stitches to create wonderful depth and texture. … Continue reading

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Swatch…for a book!

Since the contract is signed, I can let you in on a little secret. THREE of my crochet designs are going to be published…in books! It still seems a little surreal and I hope that I haven’t underestimated the amount … Continue reading

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