A couple of weeks ago a lovely woman I’ve met at the Tilburg Textile Museum ordered a custom pair of wrist warmers. I figured this would be a great time to talk about custom orders and if you want a pair of wrist warmers yourself how you can order them. Since I just moved into … Continue reading Madder dyed wrist warmers and progress on irish lace! – Free 3 leaf clover crochet pattern below.
I’ve been working on some new wrist warmers and they are now my favorite ones to make! The pattern for the wrist warmers themselves is so easy and relaxing to do. The first 25 rounds are just a knit 3 purl 1 repeat and the other 33 rounds are just straight knitting. The ultimate zen-knitting … Continue reading Crewel embroidery on knitted wrist warmers!
As I mentioned in my last blog, I made these wrist warmers in our yarn Aika, which is a 100% baby alpaca yarn. Last time you could only see the yarn, here are some finished pictures! What I love most about knitting with hand dyed yarns is that the colours are alive. If you look … Continue reading Washing baby alpaca wrist warmers – Aika madder dyed
As most of you know I love making wrist warmers. Last year I brought out a pattern of my own for hand knit wrist warmers with beads and decided that there was still more room to improve and adjust. I’ve been working on a new pattern, which is not yet finished unfortunately, which is half … Continue reading Partly knit and crochet wrist warmers