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

How-Tos, Knit & Crochet, My Patterns

Best Dishcloths

Whether you knit or crochet, cotton dishcloths are wonderful for your own kitchen and to give as gifts!  My sister knits up dishcloth pairs and sends them to all our aunts and uncles for Christmas.  I used to help, but she is such a fast knitter!  Now I make crochet dishcloths to spread the joy.… Continue reading Best Dishcloths

Amigurumi, Knit & Crochet, Madeline's Menagerie, My Patterns

Reddy Teddy

Reddy Teddy is the third official member of Madeline's Menagerie! Reddy is a warm, adorable little teddy bear perfect for boys and girls of all ages! Pattern Available on Ravelry and Etsy Reddy Teddy at my LYS! I made Reddy from Cascade Venezia Worsted 158- Burgundy.  It's a supersoft blend of mulberry silk and merino… Continue reading Reddy Teddy