The Brioche Stitch is a combination of stitches that makes a nice, thick, fluffy, squishy, double-sided fabric. Here is a pattern for a 2-color scarf that is soft and very…
Have you heard it said (or maybe you have told yourself) that the Louet spinning wheel is not good for spinning lace weight yarns because of the strong uptake of the Irish Tension?
I never thought that something so simple could be so… enjoyable. I find the Russian Spindle to be very comfortable to use while sitting on the couch (or in a moving vehicle, on a friend’s porch… virtually anywhere,) spinning in a little bowl in my lap.
I know many of you have done this pattern before, but I hadn’t until recently. For those of you who have not tried it – you should! For ratio of ease and simplicity to beauty this pattern can not be matched.