Beverly S

map-pin Buffalo, United States

I've been addicted to knitting ever since Miss Gaul and her sister (two elderly women who lived across the street from me) taught me to knit when I was seven years old. I LOVE to knit toys, dolls, socks, baby sweaters, hats, shawls, scarves, afghans, sweaters - oh dear - I guess I like to knit anything. One of my daughters thinks I can knit anything. I've knit her zombies, flowers, an alien autopsy, owls, elephants, etc. most recently, she asked for a nerve cell and guess what? I found a pattern for one. It seems like one can find a pattern for anything these days. It's wonderful. I love that the internet has allowed us to learn about designers and yarns from all over the world.

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  • Knitting22 Skills

    Knitting: Over 50 years

    22 Skills

    • Cast on & bind off
    • Knit and purl stitches
    • Simple increase & decrease
    • Picking up stitches
    • Fair Isle
    • Lace Work
    • Knitting in the round
    • Turn a heel
    • Stranded knitting
    • Intarsia
    • I-cord
    • Three needle cast off
    • Ribbed
    • Garter
    • Kitchener
    • Slipped stitches
    • Cables
    • Provisional cast on
    • Brioche
    • Double knitting
    • Tubular cast on/off
    • Short rows
  • Crochet9 Skills

    Crochet: Over 50 years

    9 Skills

    • Chain
    • Slip stitch
    • Single crochet
    • Double crochet
    • Increase & decrease
    • Half double crochet
    • Double treble crochet
    • Lace Crochet
    • Treble crochet
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