Sometimes I look at my WIP and think, "Why are you like this?" Lol - but this method is faster, or at least in my mind. Besides, this pic from January 2015 has over a hundred thousand pins or something, so it can't be that crazy.. But what IS crazy is how many joins I… Continue reading VVCAL blanket in green palette – A very green post 🙂
Hello again! Today I have another option for joining your Vibrant Vintage CAL squares. It's actually two options, because I have a Junior version and a Mini version of the Celtic Lace Join for you, so you can choose the perfect width join for your square size. Try this pretty edging in a built tough,… Continue reading Celtic Lace Junior and Mini!
Hello, everyone! I wanted to document an edging that I've been using for a long time when I want something simple, but still cute. It adds that perfect little something. No step-by-step photos here, but it's so simple! You can set it up with a foundation round of either (SC, Chain 3) - chain-3… Continue reading Floating Picot Edging
Try this fun join in a built tough, but super soft DK weight yarn like: Scheepjes Colour Crafter Knitpicks Brava Sport Stylecraft Special DK **I wrote this pattern in 2013, but I've relocated it here from my portfolio site to further organize my free pattern library - Thank you!* Note: This pattern was added by a crafter… Continue reading Celtic Lace Join
Blanket design: Please see the VVCAL Main Page, here for tons of great info including yarn options, weekly CAL schedule, and more!! Color palette for squares: Palette nabbed from Little Tin Bird - with just a couple adjustments due to my yarn diet lol - so I used what I had onhand... All Stylecraft Special… Continue reading Planning the VVCAL
Welcome to the Vibrant Vintage CAL (VVCAL) Information Page! Here you will find the fully-linked timeline (near the top for easy access), design basics, and color choices for our blanket. Loving the VVCAL and feeling generous? Help me support a dear friend of mine who is battling stage 4 renal cancer, while raising 2 toddlers… Continue reading Vibrant Vintage CAL – Main
Treble Scallop Edging! This edge starts with a foundation round of (SC, Chain 2, Skip 1 stitch) repeated, with (SC, Chain 2, SC) in the corners. Check out the before pic below to see this in action. Here is what your piece will look like before each scallop. Try this pretty edging in a built… Continue reading Treble Scallop Edging: Free Pattern