I would like to introduce Talula
, my new design at Knitty magazine
. Can I say again "Knitty.com"?! Read more
Can you imagine how excited I became when I met Kimberly Golynskiy and her new project “Around the world in 80 skeins”
As a crafter, I’m amazed by the friendships and connections made online, among people from all over the world. There’s no more such a thing as loneliness when we think about how many knitters, crocheters, seamstress etc etc, we can find online to share ideas.
The Bettina Cardigan’s KAL has started last week and will go on for the next 4 Fridays. I’ll be posting parts of the pattern with tips, suggestions and sometimes videos from special techniques.
And you can participate at your own pace: once all parts of the KAL is posted here, you can check it whenever you like and work on the project when it is more convenient to you! You’re most welcome to participate as you wish! Read more
What a special day! Last month, at the 1st Brazilian Knitting Congress (fantastic event, by the way!), a few of fellow knitting friends have asked me about a KAL for the Bettina Cardigan! I believe you can imagine how flattering this is for a beginner knitting designer. And, for me, there's no better time for this KAL, once I'm focusing on a career in crafting! So...today is the day! Read more
My main inspiration for Bettina Cardigan was to put to work what I have learned from fitting classes at Craftsy.com
and at knitting events about a great fitting. I really hope that people feel beautiful and comfortable knitting and wearing it! My second inspiration was to create something that I would really love to wear anytime that has a girlie twist! Read more