Cynthia Frakes

North Bergen, NJ

I'm excited about learning how to knit socks, entrelac, brioche, and my first sweater. I enjoy knitting for hours with my four cats sitting next to me.

Craftsy Member since August 2012

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Mastering Multicolored Yarns
Picking Up Stitches: Necklines, Hems & More
Magic Loop Knitting: Knit Faster in the Round
Knit Faster With Combination Knitting
Improve Your Knitting: Designer Tips & Tricks
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Crochet Mistakes
Join as You Go: Seamless Crochet Techniques
Crochet Toolkit: Designer Tips & Tricks
Fearless Knitting: Empowering Techniques for Every Knitter
Knit-Along 2016: Socks
A Practical Approach to Color for Knitters
Sweater Modifications for a Custom Fit
Next Steps in Crochet
Crochet Technique Toolkit
Innovative Openwork Scarves
Moebius Knitting With Cat Bordhi
Knit Faster With Portuguese Knitting
Twined Knitting
My First Seamless Sweater
Fantastic Finishes: Edgings & Borders
Embroidery Software Essentials
Infinite Cables
Mastering Stitchwork: Reversible Stitch Patterns
Next Steps in Fair Isle: Mittens & Hat
Socks My Way: Heel & Toe Variations
Essential Skills for Sweater Knitting
Quick & Easy Crochet Cables
Quick & Easy Crochet Cowls
Crochet Mittens & Fingerless Gloves
Mastering Foundation Crochet Stitches
New Twists in Cables: Fingerless Mittens
The Essentials for Understanding Light
Basics of Digital Photography
Color Patterning With Hand-Dyed Yarns
40 Ways to Cast On & Bind Off
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
25 Innovative Photoshop Techniques for Photo & Video
Fair Isle Crochet: Demystifying Colorwork
Improve Your Crochet
Crocheting in the Round
Flawless Finishing
Wee Ones
Amigurumi: Woodland Animals
Crochet: Basics & Beyond
Crochet: Beyond Rectangles
Professional Finishing for Perfect Crochet
My First Socks
Freeform Crochet
Essential Techniques Every Knitter Should Know
The Essential Guide to Finishing Handknits
Sweetheart Shawls
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Knitting Mistakes
The Seamless Artemisia Sweater
Knit Lab: In the Round
Machine Embroidered Classics
Stranded Colorwork: Basics & Beyond
How to Teach It
Sewing Studio
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Design It, Stitch It: Hand Embroidery
Plus-Size Pattern Fitting & Design
Stitch It With Wool: Crewel Embroidery
Amazing Crochet Textures
One-Skein Accessories: Chevron Collection
Next Steps in Intarsia
Celtic Cables
Button Bands & Buttonholes
Beyond Basic Broomstick Lace
The Perfect Fit Seamless Crazy Lace Cardigan
Seaming Beyond the Basics
Brilliant Knit Beads
New Directions in Lace: Hats
Choose Your Own Sweater Adventure
Simple Sweaters: Stranded & Steeked
Custom Yoke Sweater
The Top-Down Icelandic Sweater
Joining Crochet Motifs
Design Your Own Cowl
Brioche Knitting Made Easy
Knit to Flatter
Handknit Garment Design
My First Sweater
Custom Cabled Pullovers
Intarsia: Basics & Beyond
Know Your Yarn: Choose the Perfect Yarn Every Time
How to Say It: Pattern Writing for Knitters
Blocking Handknits
Improve Your Knitting
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Mastering Zipper Techniques
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Creative Quilt Backs
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Lace Knitting: Basics and Beyond
Explorations In Cables
Beginner Serging
Rigid Heddle Weaving: Beyond the Basics
Sweater Surgery
Seaming Handknits
Rigid Heddle Weaving
Creative Cabled Necklines
Curvy Knits
Curvy Crochet
Lace from the Inside Out
Fit Your Knits
Foundations of Double Knitting
Knit Sock Workshop
Tunisian Crochet
Explorations in Brioche Knitting
Mittens and Gloves Galore
New Directions in Lace
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Sizing Knitwear Patterns
Know Your Wool
Short Rows
Entrelac Knitting
Lace Shawl Design
Mastering Lace Shawls
Knitting With Beads
Heirloom Lace Edgings
Hats Four Ways
Knit Original Toe-Up Socks
Knit Original Cuff-Down Socks
Shuttle Tatting
Crafty Crochet Embellishments
Adventures in Double-Knitting
Mastering Cable Design
Plug & Play: Custom Scarves & Shawls
Simply Stunning Colorwork
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Lace Knitting Mistakes
Perfect Knits Every Time: Understanding Knitting Patterns
Mastering Stitchwork: Increases & Decreases
Estonian Lace Explained
Essential Short Row Techniques
Knit Faster With Continental Knitting
My First Crochet Cardigan
See It, Crochet It: Reading Diagrams
Adventures in Garter Stitch

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops: