My late mother did lace crocheting and she taught me many basics. I love to crochet beautiful items....the same with knitting. Yarn color is extremely important as well as the design. I have always wanted to knit lace shawls but I didn't know where to begin. Learning how to create the garter stitch tab was very difficult to comprehend as a beginner. I couldn't find much information that I understood clearly until I took Laura Nelkin's Lace ... Read Full Bio »