Entrelac
2018 Crafts for a Rainy Day, adaptations, crochet, knit, projects

Entre Nous

Craft: Knitting & Crochet Pattern: Grey Gardens by Kate Burge and Rachel Price Materials: 1 skein Noro Kureyon (100% Wool), some green yarn for leaves, knitting needles, crochet hooks This was my first time using Noro yarn and my second go at entrelac. I enjoyed both the yarn and the pattern so very much! I ended up adapting… Continue reading Entre Nous

2018 Crafts for a Rainy Day, crochet, designs

Gabriela

Craft: Crochet Pattern: Gabriela (Parapluie Improvised) Materials: 1 skein Knit Picks Galileo, 1 skein Knit Picks Gloss, 2 yds ribbon, 6 small glass beads This scarf was designed as a gift for my sister-in-law. It started with a skinny central scarf in a simple crossed stitch, using the Galileo yarn. I then crocheted some flowers… Continue reading Gabriela

2018 Crafts for a Rainy Day, designs, knit

Beatriz

Craft: Knitting Pattern: Beatriz (Parapluie Improvised) Yarn: Universal Cotton Supreme Here is a quick-to-knit skinny scarf that I designed as a gift for my mother-in-law. It is worked in alternating sections of Andalusian stitch and broken rib stitch. This was the first time I worked with the Andalusian stitch. It's such a simple, pretty little stitch, that… Continue reading Beatriz

2018 Crafts for a Rainy Day, designs, knit

Brenna

Introducing a parapluie original, my first completed stranded knitting design. Woot, woot! It's a little "barely-there-beret," so called because you can block it on a plate and it will act slightly like a beret, or just block it normally and wear it as a toque. Here's a little how-to: >My gauge was approximately 6.4 sts. per inch. >In… Continue reading Brenna