Donna Hanchett

West Orange, New Jersey

I started knitting and crocheting twenty-eight years ago, while I was pregnant with my first daughter. I've been crafting ever since! While living in Spain I learned to embroider with silk and also the regional style of Lagarterana, which is cotton on cotton, and includes cut-work and pulling threads. The stitches are intricate and counted over four, three, or two threads of specially-made fabric, and traditionally used in decorative items for ... Read Full Bio »