Hi, I ordered and received some 100% wool so that I could make some felted products. They will be available in my etsy shop soon.
Well, I started a felted bowl. I needed to cast on 88 stitches. I did that and then I started knitting in the round and about 6 rounds down, I noticed that I had twisted my stitches. I thought, with all my experience knitting, I could still twist them!!
Needless to say, I ripped it out and started again. This time I checked after only 2 rounds. They were fine and so I continued making my bowl.
It turned out really nice and I painted some stars around the circumference. I will include pictures of 2 different bowls that I made.
Here are my latest additions to my etsy shop. I had a lot of fun painting these socks. Selection of the design was the hardest. They are cured for 2 weeks and then heat set, they will not wash out. They are knit with acrylic fiber and the paint is acrylic as well. They are both machine and dryer safe. Please visit my shop for more exciting products. Thanks.
I was at the store one day and I noticed these beads. I just knew I had to make a necklace with them. So, I bought them. I came home and started right-away. The beads were a challenge because they … Continue reading →