Tutorial – Solomon’s Knot / Lover’s Knot

Solomon's knot tutorial on StitchesNScraps.com - a chain of lks

The Solomon’s knot or Lover’s knot stitch (lk) is a fast and easy way to create beautiful, lacy fabrics. The actual stitch is very simple – an extended chain combined with a single crochet. Here’s how you do it: Pull up a working loop to the desired length. If you are following a pattern, it should specify the length. Most … Continue reading →

Loving lover’s knots!

My first lovers knot wip

Have you heard of lover’s knots or Solomon’s knots in crochet? I’ve been coming across them a lot recently, and decided to try them out. I’m officially in love. Basically, this stitch is made with very long chains and single crochets. You can adjust the size of the chains to get the look you want, though the key is consistency … Continue reading →

Yarn bombing and a tutorial link

Someone yarn bombed the Cat in the Hat statue at our local library! I happened to notice it as I drove past this morning. This is the first time I’ve seen yarn bombing in our area so it caught me off guard, but I’m so happy to see it! Not sure I’d have gone with a tank top in this … Continue reading →