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Craft Galleries US: galleriesus

Atlantic Blanket Company
Martha Stewart takes a field trip to the Atlantic Blanket Company in her Dec. 5/2000 episode. John and Carolyn Grace were lawyers who wanted a change of lifestyle. They now specialize in lightweight wool blankets.

Brahms Mount Textiles
Brahms Mount specializes in handwoven blankets of natural linen and cotton yarns.

Brown Grotta
Brown Grotta supports fibre artists through the publication of catalogs, the
sale of books and videos and the coordination of exhibits.

Horsedancer Designs
Yarns spun by a warm, cozy fire. Navajo plied, drop spindle, hand-dyed, Navajo Churro, wool, llama, mohair, silk, cotton or blends of silver and gold metallic.

Iwona Creation
Iwona Rypesc-Kostovic’s unique art-to-wear creations feature expressive
collages made from hand-woven and custom dyed textiles framed by the subtle structures of her designs.

Katherine Alexander
Katherine Alexander makes creative use of unusual and eclectic yarns in her knitted and woven pieces. She hand-dyes and spins silk, wool and bast fibres for her imaginative fabrics.

Kayla Kennington
Kayla Kennington creates extraordinary hand-dyed silk clothing/artwear, spirit dolls and high-tech engineered complex works of textile art.

Sam Kasten
In the Jan. 19/2001 episode, Martha Stewart visited with weaver Sam Kasten. He works with a team of 10 weavers, creating upholstery, draperies, rugs and wall coverings using natural yarns such as silk, cotton, linen and ramie.

Textile Arts Collection
Mary Hunt Kahlenberg has a selection of textile samples from Navajo to Pre-Columbian and other cultures.

Village Weavers
Village Weavers is comprised of over 100 artisans, in San Antonio, TX.
Craft Galleries US
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Vintage Box Tape Inkle Weaving Loom Table Top

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Knitting Needle Conversion: blknitting

What size is that knitting needle? A handy knitting needle conversion chart for converting US, UK, Imperial, metric size knitting needles.

knitting needles

US UK Metric
0 14 2
1 13 2.25
2.5
2 12 2.75
11 3
3 10 3.25
4 3.5
5 9 3.75
8 4
6 4.25
7 7 4.5
8 6 5
9 5 5.5
10 4 6
10.5 3 6.5
2 7
1 7.5
11 0 8
13 00 9
15 000 10

Other Conversion Charts

Table of Setts

Crochet Hook Sizes
A table for conversion of crochet hook sizes: metric, US and UK.

Knitting Needles
A conversion table for UK, US and Metric knitting needles.

Reed Conversions
Table of metric and Imperial measurements for reed sizes.

Knitting Needles

40″ Inch Circular Premium Bamboo Knitting Needles by StitchBerry, 15 Set Collection (US#0 2mm – US#15 10mm)
Every set includes the following 40 inch circular knitting needles: 2mm 0 Size, 2.25mm 1 Size, 2.75mm 2 Size, 3.25mm 3 Size, 3.5mm 4 Size, 3.75mm 5 Size, 4mm 6 Size, 4.5mm 7 Size, 5mm 8 Size, 5.5mm 9 Size, 6mm 10 Size, 6.5mm 10.5 Size, 8mm 11 Size, 9mm 13 Size, 10mm 15 Size

Premium Collection 9 Inch Single Point Bamboo Knitting Needles, 15 Set Collection (US#0 2mm – US#15 10mm)
An entire set of premium 9 inch single point bamboo knitting needles! With every pair, you will enjoy a notably smooth, soft, and warm knitting experience unique to these premium single point bamboo knitting needles.

8″ Inch Double Point Bamboo Knitting Needles by StitchBerry, 15 Set Collection (US#0 2mm – US#15 10mm)
The premium 8 inch Double Point Knitting Needle Collection by StitchBerry is made from ultra smooth, durable, and lightweight bamboo. Sample the comfort and style only available in these quality bamboo double point knitting needles. Set includes 5 needles of every individual diameter.

Blue Denise Interchangeable Knitting Needles Set
The Denise Interchangeable Knitting Needles provide you with a complete set of 10 different needle sizes, all packaged in a compact, airline safe box. You just insert the correct cord or piece, twist 1/4 turn to lock and you’re ready to knit. Kit Specifics include: 10 needles sizes – 5,6,7,8,9,10,10.5,11,13,15 6 cords – 5″, 9″, 12″, 14″, 16″, and 19″ 2 Extenders and 4 End Buttons Compact 7″ x 8.5″ case Stitch holders Parts and extra long cords can be ordered separately.

Needlemaster 40-Piece Interchangeable Aluminum Knitting Set
Boye needlemaster interchangeable knitting set
8 Sets of aluminum single-point knitting needles, with cable lengths 20-inch, 24-inch, 29-inch and 36-inch, and travel case
Includes 4 stitch holders (button) and 2 cable couplers
Make regular circular knitting needles, straight flexible needles, even elongate the cables with couplers.

Knitting Books

A Fine Fleece: Knitting with Handspun Yarns
While educating you on the differences in fibers (like Alpaca, Merino, Cormo, Rambouillet, and Suffolk) and the characteristics you can achieve in a handspun yarn by combining fibers according to certain recipes, Lisa Lloyd also shares the three important concepts that enlighten her designs: the use of contrasting color and fiber; scale and perspective (chunky yarns with chunky cable stitches versus chunky yarns with delicate ones); and the creation of “poetic” sweaters that try to capture an emotion.

Intertwined: The Art of Handspun Yarn, Modern Patterns, and Creative Spinning (Handspun Revolution)
The excitement of experimental, handspun yarns, and includes recipes for handspun yarns, project ideas for knitters and crocheters, tips on how to use one-of-a-kind handspun yarns (whether you spin them or buy them at yarn boutiques), and a gallery of handmade creations.

All New Homespun Handknit: 25 Small Projects to Knit with Handspun Yarn
A follow-up to the original Homespun Handknit—a perennial bestseller for two decades—this collection revitalizes the craft of handspun yarn for a whole new generation of spinners and knitters. Packed with modern and traditional spinning know-how and 25 sophisticated, easy-to-learn projects, the guide helps crafters create unique gifts and wearable fashion while refining their skills and enhancing their understanding of this popular art form.

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Vintage Box Tape Inkle Weaving Loom Table Top

$100.00 (0 Bids)
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Electric bobbin winder, weaving loom

$148.00
End Date: Thursday Sep-5-2019 20:50:51 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $148.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

ANTIQUE Reed Company Little Dandy Loom -  Weaving Rug Loom

$500.00 (0 Bids)
End Date: Sunday Aug-25-2019 11:13:25 PDT
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