Intro to Mitten Construction: Tips on How to Design Your Own Knitting Pattern

Have you ever wanted to design your own knitting pattern but thought it seemed intimidating? If you already know how to knit and can do a little bit of basic math, you can design your own patterns! Once you understand the basic construction of any given garment or accessory, it's easy to construct your own … Continue reading Intro to Mitten Construction: Tips on How to Design Your Own Knitting Pattern

The Seams Series

If you're a beginning sewist (or even if you've been doing it for a while!) you may find my most recent series helpful; over at my youtube channel, I'm publishing a very short series of videos featuring three types of seams for woven (non-stretch) fabrics. Video number three will be posted sometime in the next … Continue reading The Seams Series

DIY: Crochet bobble trim (even if you can’t crochet!)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D2SBNfzVkU4 So, yesterday I posted a video on how to crochet your own bobble or pompom trim, even if you're not an experienced crocheter (because I'm definitely not!) This was done on my phone, and also unedited...let me know what you think? Do you like quicker, more casual mini-tutorials? Watch it here and let me … Continue reading DIY: Crochet bobble trim (even if you can’t crochet!)

Embroidery School

Currently, I'm working toward creating a series of embroidery videos...naturally, though, that project is coming a long a little slowly (because that's what I do, ya know?!) But these are the first two; I hope you'll find them informative! I have ideas for the next ones, but simply need to get them done...(since I started … Continue reading Embroidery School