spool knitting class.
Karol used wire and awesome pink + green beads. Watch for picture on her blog, Rosebuds Stitching!
(backwards from the way I used the spools as a kid)
and add BEADS.
beads in one row, knitting a row, adding beads. (row isn't quite right as these are circular)
Did you see the awesome spool? They are wooden with a wonderful center.
Large enough for the beads+fiber to fall thru. They are by
Simply Wild Crafts in Naperville, IL.
with #3 crochet cotton - and adding a bead
in every knitted stitch. So perfect, almost
looks like a cord!
My next attempt will be with a black crochet cotton - maybe a size 10.
It is quick and fun to do. A nice way to use up some craft stash I have on hand.
It took me awhile to get them all in one tin!