My Patterns, Knit & Crochet, Crochet-a-long 2018

2018 Vintage Vixen CAL: Layout

Welcome to Vintage Vixen's first Crochet-a-long!  Every month in 2018, we will use the month's stitch pattern to make two blocks.  By the end of the year, we will have 24 blocks ready to join into a wonderful afghan! This post discusses the layout of the blocks so that you can plan your color choices! … Continue reading 2018 Vintage Vixen CAL: Layout

Advertisements
My Patterns, Knit & Crochet, Crochet-a-long 2018

2018 Vintage Vixen CAL: Choosing Colors

  Welcome to Vintage Vixen's first Crochet-a-long!  Every month in 2018, we will use the month's stitch pattern to make two blocks.  By the end of the year, we will have 24 blocks ready to join into a wonderful afghan! This post discusses color choices!  The sample piece will be worked in twelve colors, but… Continue reading 2018 Vintage Vixen CAL: Choosing Colors

Uncategorized

The Color Wheel

The Color Wheel Red, Red-Orange, Orange, Yellow-Orange, Yellow, Yellow-Green, Green, Blue-Green, Blue, Blue-Violet, Violet, Red-Violet Complementary Color Suggestions: 3 Colors 3 Colors (Light & Pigment): Red, Green & Blue; Pink, Yellow, & Bright Blue; 3 Colors (Primary Triad):  Red, Yellow, Blue 3 Colors (Secondary Triad):  Orange, Green, Violet 3 Colors (Tertiary Triads):  Red-Violet, Yellow-Orange, Blue-Green… Continue reading The Color Wheel

Knit & Crochet

Favorite Knitting & Crochet Books

I might design most of my own patterns, but I still love looking through Knitting & Crochet Books.  I really like books of interesting stitches that I can incorporate into my own work, like the traditional Lemon Peel stitch I'm using for my Lemon Peel Sweater Stitch 'n Bitch: The Knitter's Handbook by Debbie Stoller The… Continue reading Favorite Knitting & Crochet Books