My Work Basket

Here is where I will tell you about the projects I am working on.

Want to see the details of a particular project without digging through all my posts, my Ravelry project page can help. I link posts to the projects in Ravelry.

From the Studio

Seasons of Country Sophistication – Fall

Each month through my weekly newsletter I share special stitches and techniques that go with the monthly pattern release, then I collect them all here in case someone missed something. If you would like to received the weekly email and see the techniques as they come out sign up for my newsletter on the “Links” […]

Natural Dyeing with Cochineal

The first step to natural dyeing is adding mordant, if you’re going to do it. For this project I chose to mordant 20 of the hanks. There are 5 hanks of each mordant; no mordant, alum, copper, iron and tin. Most mordants you can’t see but some you can, like copper, a light green and […]

Grankerchief Head Scarf and Cowl

Choosing your yarn The piece shown above was made from some DK mini skeins that I had. I’ve also made it from DK cotton and size 10 crochet cotton thread.This piece can be made to fit any size head, using any weight of yarn or thread. I will be sharing a video next week on […]