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Have you tried Square Knitting Needles?

I recently knit with Louet Kollage square knitting needles for the first time. I have been designing several spa cloths using two strands of Louet Euroflax linen held together and due to the nature of the linen, I decided to try using the square needles. I am so pleased with the process of knitting with… Continue reading Have you tried Square Knitting Needles?

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Winner of More Dishcloth Dresses Knit Patterns Book

Thank you to all of you who entered to win the copy of my newest collection of dishcloth dresses.  I’m so happy that you like the collection.  For all of those that are following my site, I’ll be sending out a special newsletter later this month with a dishcloth dress knitting pattern from my personal… Continue reading Winner of More Dishcloth Dresses Knit Patterns Book

Dishcloth Dresses · Knitting Patterns

More Dishcloth Dress Knitting Patterns

Leisure Arts has published my new collection of knit dishcloth dress patterns.  This collection of 7 dresses each with the newly designed bodice are named for a fun activity that you’d like to do instead of cleaning up the kitchen .  These dishcloths are knit with a worsted weight cotton yarn and U.S. Size 7 knitting… Continue reading More Dishcloth Dress Knitting Patterns

Corolle Dolls · Dressing Dolls · Knitting Patterns

Knitting a Dress for the Mini Corolle Doll

One of my favorite things to knit is clothes for Dolls. They are small projects that knit up in a short amount of time and give me a chance to experiment with stitch patterns and colors.  The knitting pattern for this dress, The Bell Skirt Dress, designed especially for the Corolle Mini Corolline doll, has… Continue reading Knitting a Dress for the Mini Corolle Doll

Knitting for the Home · Knitting Patterns

Knitting a Spa Quality Washcloth

When I want to knit a quality washcloth, I use Louet Euroflax Sport Weight linen yarn.  Once machine washed and dried, it becomes wonderfully soft. This design is based on the Diamond Stitch pattern that I posted in my Stitch Pattern Saturday post.  For this washcloth, I used one skein of Euroflax doubled on U.S.… Continue reading Knitting a Spa Quality Washcloth