My friend Shaina over at Yumi Yarns was very kind and posted an article about my nalbinding and dyeing and the classes I’ll be teaching at NCFF! (Thanks Shaina!) http://www.yumiyarns.com/single-post/2016/08/31/Untitled
Tip Tuesday: Twist in Stitches
Nalbinding TipTuesday Have a chain of twisted stitches? It’s normal and will straighten out after several rows.
Tip Tuesday: Counting Stitches in a Chain
#Nalbinding #TipTuesday Counting stitches in a chain? consider the middle of the chain.
Tip Tuesday: Counting Stitches in Rows
#Nalbinding #TipTuesday Counting Stitches - for rows of nalbinding, count the loops on the edge of your work.
Tip Tuesday: Braided Join
Nalbinding TipTuesday A braided join works great for yarn that doesn’t felt. (More joins to come…)
2016 NCFF Classes
I’ll teach Beginning Nalbinding and Dye Color Theory at NCFF this year. Hope to see you there! https://northcountryfiberfair.org/shop
Tip Tuesday: Stitch Markers
Nalbinding Tip Tuesday - Stitch markers! A few types I’ve found that work well are yarn, bulb safety pins, and crochet locking markers. The last two kinds I like to put through the middle and top loops of a stitch, so the markers don’t stretch the loops they mark.
Tip Tuesday: Setting Down Your Work
Nalbinding TipTuesday Setting down your work: Take note of the direction the working yarn comes out of the stitches. (Some stitches will come out on the other side of the loops - such as plaited edge stitches.) Then you’ll easily know the front and the back of your work.
Needles Knots and Wool on Hiatus
To my dear podcast followers: Just a heads up to let you all know that Needles Knots and Wool will be on hiatus until further notice. No emergencies - so don’t’ worry for us, but I’m stepping in to be the calm for my family through a chaotic time for my crew at home. When … Continue reading Needles Knots and Wool on Hiatus
Tip Tuesday: Bumps on the Back Of Your Work
Belated Nalbinding TipTuesday - the bumps on the back of your stitches will even out as you work more rows.