Knit Challenge: Another Eyelet

Yesterday Mrs. Thata gave our group a knitting challenge. She sent a pattern without detailed explanation. There is an abbreviation that I didn’t understand. I thought SKP stands for Slip, Knit and then Purl. But I don’t think that kind of stitch fits with the next row pattern. Then I realized it is Slip Knit and Pass. It’s one of […]

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Crochet: Rose and Love

I made this about 15 minutes before my lunch time and finished it before lunch time is over. I found the pattern from My Picot site before I started my previous flower. I thought this one would take more time than the first one, but it comes out that this is easier and even faster to do (with my speed […]

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A Simple Crocheted Flower

Yesterday, after I finished knitting the eyelet dishcloth, I remember my promise to my friend who asked me to make a flower brooch for her blouse. I still have the yarn left over from the previous dishcloths and I think this yarn color is a flower color. So I start to Google and then when I see this You Tube […]

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KAL : Dishcloth Motif Square

Even though the group name is Dynamic Crochet, but we also do knitting along. We learn to practice new motif by making a dishcloth. This is my finished project. There’s another motif which is still work in progress. I modified the pattern from the group and my dishcloth has borders. I found some difficulties to make the 5 last rows […]

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Crochet : Flowers in Doily

A few days ago I bought this pattern from Mrs. Thata Pang. I never made any doily before so this is my first crocheted doily. When I almost finished, I noticed that my doily only have 7 flowers instead of 8 like in the picture in Thata’s site . It seems I don’t read the pattern carefully. Anyway, I used […]

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Spongy Knitted Scarf

I want to learn knitting since years ago, and finally I can learn it from my Thai classmate in AUA Khun Scottie. Even she is not around Chiang Mai anymore, I still continue doing the knitting as my new hobby. This is my second knitted scarf, I made this using 1,5 balls of Vincent Spongy yarn (100% Polyester, 75 m, […]

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Learning Thai

I’ve been busy learning Thai since June at YMCA Chiang Mai. I memorized many words, I understood some sentences when I hear it. But I still cannot speak Thai :(. Yesterday I decided to stop learning Thai at YMCA and registered myself to AUA Chiang Mai. Before registering to AUA, I’ve heard some testimonies from ex-AUA students. They said, learning […]

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