5 Strand Braided Headbands
History of the Caswell stitch. "The stitch was actually listed and named by Father Bob for a county in North Carolina. However he often would tease me and my husband, saying it described the way we fit together." From Needlepoint Study Hall
Needlepoint Study Hall: Caswell Stitch
Needlepoint 101 – Selecting Threads for Needlepoint
This cross pendant is perfect for a man or a woman, and makes a lovely gift. It is considered '3D', as the cross is tubular, rather than flat. The pendant measures approximately 2 inches from top bead to bottom bead, in length. *Pendant ONLY
DIY Macrame Beads Bracelet DIY Macrame Beads Bracelet
Repinned by Elizabeth VanBuskirk. Weaving techniques that might be helpful (not for card weaving but for weaving where the warp threads are spaced further apart. This board is very useful for details about weaving. (For stories about Peruvian children and adults weaving, see my new book "Beyond the Stones of Machu Picchu: Folk Tales and Stories of Inca Life.")
how to weave
bracelets -- love to keep bags of string crafts, string games, origami, other foldables, beading, codebreakers, brain teasers, tangrams, op art coloring pages, etc in my WTDWYAT (what to do when you are through) box in the classroom. Kids need these to stretch spatial and critical thinking skills just as much as they need "one more worksheet".
Smartest thing. Need to know for Long Car Rides - simple brilliant tutorial in 17 pictures!