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Pattern Release – Expanding Rib Hat

Yesterday I released a pattern that I have been working on for quite some time.  This small, very basic pattern, took me just over a year to write.  I first had the idea just over a year ago, when A group on Ravelry, Hats For Sailors, which organizes volunteer knitters who make hats for every… Continue reading Pattern Release – Expanding Rib Hat

Crafting · Design · Knitting · Pattern

Test Knitting (or Crocheting)

What on earth is “test knitting” you might be wondering.  Well, there are lovely groups on Ravelry that pair up pattern designers with knitters (or crocheters) that are willing to test your pattern out to make sure that it is well written and with no errors. It is a mutually beneficial arrangement, which are the best kind!… Continue reading Test Knitting (or Crocheting)