I’ve always admired Kashmir crewelwork. Viny ropes on an unbleached cotton backdrop. The linear tableaux, while appearing somewhat elementary, are sophisticated and vivid designs. These pieces have a spectacular tactile quality and delicate curviness that I find are uniquely possible in this form of embroidery.
- Secret Yarn Source
- Knitting coincidences.
- Learning by duplication.
- Fabric to covet.
- Congo Sweater
- 2320 S St. NW
- Browsing Barneys is always a treat.
- In the 1500s, no self-respecting man was without at least two pairs of hand knitted stockings in his wardrobe.
- When doing two successive decreases (like for mitten tops or sock toes)
- Plastic beading needles would make perfect darning needles