arachne_knits

Hawaii

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Started knitting as child but didn't progress til college in New York. Mom, grandmothers and aunts are/ were skilled knitters. I got a slow start because we moved to Hawaii when I was very young and it was hard to find a reason to knit (and good yarn was even harder to come by). When I really started traveling, I needed knit garments and was able to find yarn. I make simple garments, lots of hats and baby blankets for our local hospitals. My ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since October 2011


I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Save Our Stitches: Fixing Knitting Mistakes
Know Your Yarn: Choose the Perfect Yarn Every Time
Explorations in Brioche Knitting
Knit Lab: In the Round
Simple Sweaters: Stranded & Steeked
Stranded Colorwork: Basics & Beyond
My First Sweater
Explorations In Cables
Roasting Techniques Every Cook Should Know
Improve Your Knitting
Lace Knitting: Basics and Beyond
Classic Italian Pasta Sauces: Meat & Tomato
French Home Cooking: The Essential Techniques
Secrets of Slow Cooking: Mastering the Braise
French Cooking at Home: The Food of Provence
Homestyle Pan Sauces
A Modern Take on the Mother Sauces
New Directions in Lace
Knit Lab
Fit Your Knits
Feminine Fit: Bust Shaping Techniques
The (Not So) Itty-Bitty Giraffe
Button Bands & Buttonholes
Heirloom Lace Edgings
Sweater Surgery
The Perfect Fit Seamless Crazy Lace Cardigan
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Handknit Garment Design
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Lace Shawl Design
Knit to Flatter
Lace from the Inside Out
Know Your Wool
Mastering Cable Design
Mittens and Gloves Galore
The Top-Down Icelandic Sweater
Custom Yoke Sweater
Custom Cabled Pullovers
The Seamless Artemisia Sweater
Knitting With Beads
Knit Original Toe-Up Socks
Hats Four Ways
Celtic Cables
Creative Cabled Necklines
The Fair Isle Vest
Short Rows
Entrelac Knitting
Knit Original Cuff-Down Socks
Wee Ones
Mastering Lace Shawls
Knit Sock Workshop

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

4 Class Projects

Class: Custom Yoke Sweater
with Amy Detjen

Class: Simple Sweaters: Stranded & Steeked
with Amy Detjen

Class: Mastering Lace Shawls
with Laura Nelkin

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