Rebecca Townsend

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Baby Hats for Heart Association - Pattern Included

I haven't blogged much lately. I had several seminars in a row, then a vacation, and then a rush at work. However, I've been knitting some red baby …

'cheater' scarf for March AIDS awareness challenge...

I was going to call this 'easy peasy' but it really was like cheating, so I'm going with that! The cable pattern didn't show up so well in my ribbon …

I Love QAYG Blocks.

After spending the morning cleaning up the multitude of scraps in the sewing room, I took the afternoon to play with more QAYG blocks. I love these …

New Video for September - Slant Lace Circle Scarf

This month's video is a fun stitch, a very simple lace that biases automatically. I've joined the slanty beginning to the slanty end to make a circle …

New Video Today - Knit 2, Purl 1 Industrial Ribbing

In keeping with the 2014 plan of a new video each month, here's April's video:<p>I hope that when I put up a technique video that you haven't tried …

kinky knitting…

You're not going to believe what I did.... <br>and you may wonder why I did it... <br>I told you before I have a bit of an obsession with that raglan …

Machine Knit Pocket Doll

Still fooling around..................... <b></b> <b>Pocket Doll Directions</b> Another fun machine knit toy to make. Nice to accompany a baby gift or give to …

Grammy's Bib and Cloth

This pattern has been a long time coming. I started working on it almost three years ago, but kept putting it aside as life intervened. My …

my plan worked....

I'm ready for you, Minneapolis! (and I've decided that it's tuck lace rib!)<br>I used the shape from <i>Mazatlan</i> (KW#45) with vee neck, elbow length sleeve …

How to Enrich Your Life

Enriching your life means making your life as fulfilling, meaningful, and filled with joy as possible. One can go through life without ever exploring …

fusion knitting...

<i>the process or result of joining two or more patterns together to form a single entity.</i> <br>The San Diego photo-taker did send me one photo that I can …

manfriend hoodie pattern...

The pattern is ready! A comfy, wearable, durable, zip front hoodie for the man in your life and, a bonus pattern, GirlFriend Hoodie for the girls! …

Machine Knit Baby Rib Warmer

It's been a while. I actually did get my machine knitting mojo back and have been doing a ton of charity knitting, but not blogging. I've been making …

Balzer Designs

You guys! I have a brand new obsession: making art on my iPad. It's actually creating a little bit of a problem for me. I've mostly been doing it on …

App Store

Solid Granny Square - Free Crochet Pattern

Granny Square Crochet Pattern<p>I fell in love to Granny Square!!! Where did the name come from? Must be related from a granny that designed and made …

Shortcuts to Machine Knit Charity Hats

I'm on a roll, trying to get as many charity hats done before the September 23 deadline when we have to turn them in for the Salvation Army. (IT'S …

How to Feel Awesome

If you want to feel energetic, outgoing, happy, and be that person who lights up everybody else's life, then all you need to do is work on your …

Four Square - A Tutorial and Giveaway

It's another Friday and I have another finish to share ;) This new quilt is called Four Square and I think it is pretty obvious where it gets the …

Quilting

PeeWee Football Hat

I had a request from Joan on Ravelry to post my pattern for the little football hat. This is the one that I designed for the newborn babies at my …

Very Beginner Level Machine Knit Baby Ballet Sweater

I have two friends who are just starting out knitting on midgauge machines so I thought I'd post a baby sweater pattern that is an excellent learning …

delay tactics...

or should I say ‘wasting’ time? Actually, it’s more like doing something fun instead of the work I intend to do – you know, I really blame this habit …

progress report...

Seriously, I’ve been sticking to my plan – pattern write some, knit some, pattern some, knit…I’ve got the schematic done – a little intense – more …

happy labour day...

It’s back-to-school time and, though it doesn’t really mean a lot to most of us anymore, some of us are lucky enough to have grandkids who are either …

New Video for Augus - Two Diagonal Trims

For this month's video, I'm featuring two simple main bed trims. We machine knitters are constantly looking for good trims for machine knitting to …

To Wrap, or not to wrap. That is the question

I have been doing some charity knitting lately, mostly ear flap hats. When I make them on the standard gauge machine, I don't wrap the edges of the …

How to Reset a Linksys Router

Community Tested<p>This wikiHow teaches you how to reset a Linksys router using the "Reset" button or the web-based setup page.<p>Method 1<p>Using the Reset …

Mar's Magnificent Minnesota Midgauge Felted Mitts

<b>Mar’s Magnificent Midgauge Felted Mittens ©</b><b>2015 rev.</b><br>I've edited the tops of the mittens to make them easier to knit and added a small size <b>Machine</b><b>:</b> …