Aug
30

Ask Me Monday: How to Little Crown Stitch (knitting)

How to Little Crown Stitch (knitting) This week’s Facebook Live stream, Ask Me Monday, was jam packed! I started the episode sharing sponsor, Clover Neeedlecraft’s new, Size 17 and 19  Takumi circular needles. Then I answered viewer questions about circular projects…

Aug
26

A Conversation with Made by Rae Blog Founder, Rae Hoekstra

Sewing Blogger & Made by Rae Founder, Rae Hoekstra This week I had the pleasure of meeting Rae Hookstra, sewing blogger and the founder of the wildly successful sewing website, Made by Rae. Rae and I swapped stories about how leaving our former…

Aug
19

CRAFT*ish: A Conversation with Illustrator, Travis Nichols

This week on the CRAFT*ish Podcast, Vickie talks with guest illustrator (Sponge Bob, Uglydoll, etc.) and author, Travis Nichols. He talks about the effect that the Austin Craft Mafia had on his career, how artists can protect their work, and…

Aug
15

Ask Me Monday (Facebook Live): How to Magic Loop (knitting)

This week’s Facebook Live stream (aka “Ask Me Monday”) tutorial came from a frequent request from viewers! I showed how to do the Magic Loop method for knitting smaller pieces in the round, using a long circular needle instead of…

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