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Spack Craft Designs & Fly Bonnet Help

I receive many questions on my Fly Bonnet pattern on how to work some of the more confusing sections of the pattern.  Sometimes I think its because this might be a gateway project for some, looking to expand their skills or simply to make a bonnet for a horse-crazy friend or kid.  Up to this… Continue reading Spack Craft Designs & Fly Bonnet Help

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So you want to be a knitter – Lesson 6

Lesson 6:  Blocking!  Before and After What is blocking you ask?  It is the process by which you get the finished object (FO) wet, and set it to dry the way you want it to look finished.  Different fibres block in different ways, but the traditional wool knitted object has a memory. It is essentially… Continue reading So you want to be a knitter – Lesson 6

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So you want to be a knitter – Lesson 5

Lesson 5:  Binding off and weaving in the ends! So I know you have been diligently knitting away and now are wondering… how on earth do I finish this off?  As with much of knitting, there are many different ways to bind off, but I tend to resort to a pretty basic method, time and… Continue reading So you want to be a knitter – Lesson 5