More Threads and More
One spent Friday and Saturday with these lovely
Princesses of the Tea Cosy at Threads and More in Brisbane sharing all kinds of wonderful knitterly things.
To Jennifer, Wendy, Carol,
Rosemary, Margaret, Mary-Ellen, Ingrid and Barbara....
Thank you for playing tea cosy so noicely with me.
Oi had the best toime.
How to knit in the round on two circular needs,
How to count to 4, 8, 16, 32, 64,
Ambidextrous Fair Isle - using both the Continental and English techniques at once.
How to avoid having to darn in 'beginning' and 'ending' threads by weaving it into at the back as you go.
Special tricky loose cast off method.
Secret merging of last stitch of cast off into first stitch of cast off trick.
How an SSK leans to the left while a K2tog leans to the right to make the vein of a leaf.
How to roll a rose.
A bit about colour.
A bit about design.
A lot about having a good toime.
Yes you can learn all of that on one funny little tea cosy!!