Friday, March 20, 2009

Info for Beginner Knitters and Free Knitting Patterns!

Knitting beginners supplies (what you need and what you don't) - USA
They mark a place in your knitting (beginning of the round, where you increase, etc) according to the pattern so you don’t have to count your stitches every ...

Find the perfect yarn with Ravelry - USA
You're going through your stash of knitting books/patterns/magazines (yes, you can stash these, too) and dig out an old Rowan magazine from a couple years ...
Free Knitting Patterns:

Knitting a Scarf Pattern That Has Yarn Overs
We put together this tutorial for a simple scarf pattern that involves yarn overs, dropped yarn overs and basic knitting skills. Follow along with the pattern and video!

Free Hemlock Ring Doily Pattern « Knitting
By Terrye
This is so pretty. It reminds me of a sunrise. Measures about 15". But I really can't tell you anything about it, as the original post is in what I think is Icelandic, which is really a cool looking language. The free pattern is here: ...

Tuesday, March 17, 2009

2009 Green Living Expo & Education Fair and Sewing Pattern Roundup!

Bonnie Holub: Save some money without saving the feed sacks at the 2009 Green Living Expo & Education Fair

Tallahassee Democrat - Tallahassee,FL,USA
And I venture to guess that the money-saving practices offered at the Expo beat sewing (or wearing) feed sack undershorts, any day.

Sewing Patterns - Most, if not all of these are free!

Art You Wear and me: Folkwear Patterns, Museum News, Patsy Monk
By Rosalie Cooke
I am sewing more than ever, looking forward to less fear of failure and fear of what others think, and finding new creative heights. I'll still talk about the best patterns and books for wearable art. To write to me via email, ...

Memories are and always will be forever: Current Sewing Project ...
By Mel
Current Sewing Project - Flipsy Skirt ... Toni Coward has a beautiful range of patterns and is a very talented SAHM :) The material featured in the photographs on the flipsy pattern are part of range of fabrics designed by a lady ...

A laying-on of hands Project Linus coordinator, partner develop ...
The Hudson Reporter - Hoboken,NJ,USA
And I started sewing by helping her.” Zawacki and Bogdanowicz said they each sewed throughout their teens and adult lives, but had never thought about ...

Een: Easy Sewing Projects For Beginning Quilters and Anyone Else
By bakeczihs
With this pattern, you will get used to sewing in a straight line and using your walking foot. Once you are confident with wallets, your next project can be a quilted purse. Pillowcases. Pillowcases are all straight lines. ...

Baby Blanket Pattern « Curiositys
By Kate Martinez
Posted in Crafts, Patterns, Printing, Sewing | Tagged baby, Blanket, block printing, Crafts, fabric, free, free pattern, hand printing, hand-made, home decor, pattern, print, Printing, sewing | No Comments. Trackback URI | Comments RSS ...

luvinthemommyhood: make your own heat pack
By luvinthemommyhood
i am a lover of a good heat pack. this sewing pattern for making your own heat pack caught my eye this morning. chez larsson offers a simple and customizable way to whip up your own heat pack. so grab some cozy fabric, sew this puppy up ...