Knitting

I-Cord Bracelet

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I had some scrap yarn left over from a project, so I decided to knit a bracelet using the i-cord stitch. The i-cord bracelet was very quick and easy to knit. The challenge was determining what type of clasp to use with the i-cord. I would have loved to use a ribbon clasp, but the […]

Tri-Color Throw Pillow Cover

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I was looking at my sad-looking throw pillows on my hideous futon sofa. They have clearly seen better days. I wanted to purchase new throw pillows with lovely pillow covers, but the prices were way above my budget. So, I decided to knit a throw pillow cover. I purchased the pillow insert along with bulky […]

Moss Stitch Laptop Sleeve

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I was looking at my stash again and wondered what to do with the leftover yarn from a sweater project that I completed earlier this year. I really wanted to make something that did not require a complicated and lengthy pattern. Also, I wanted to make something useful. After racking my brain for ideas, I […]

Seed Stitch Throw

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Do you ever look at your yarn stash and wonder what to do with all that yarn? I know I have. Here’s a picture of my stash: I was struggling to figure out something to do with my leftover yarn until I realized that I could make a throw by knitting the yarn into squares. […]