I visited the 4th annual Jyväskylä Knit Fest and spotted some upcoming fiber and yarn trends. This year you could definitely see the move to more eco-concisous and sustainable alternatives: rustic, organic, naturally dyed, and untreated yarns.
Introducing Bronze Age, an asymmetrical triangle shawl knit in fingering weight yarn. The shawl starts with stockinette and then gradually transforms into eyelets and increasingly elaborate lace patterns. Bronze Age is an excellent TV knitting project: interesting enou...
The design inspiration for Milky Oolong, the third pattern in a series of shawl designs inspired by my favorite tea varieties. This top down crescent shaped shawl is worked in two lace weight yarns: one smooth, one fluffy.
Learn how to knit a stretchy bind-off. Here's a selection of five methods that can be used whenever your need a flexible, elastic bind-off edge with a lot of give. These bind-offs are perfect for toe-up socks but can also be used for shawls, sleeve cuffs, or hems.