Beginner Course

The 447

The 447

Creating a color sample set A while back I had an idea. An idea so brilliant that I’m going to recommend it. Now I’m very aware of the original DMC color charts with real thread. My idea was designed more for being creative, especially when […]

Color Inspiration

Color Inspiration

Need inspiration? We all have trouble at times coming up with a new color combination. I have a solution that should keep you going for many a year to come and it begins with bliss. Bliss, you say? Remember Windows Xp and its iconic desktop background? […]

Tutorial 4: The Other Knots

Tutorial 4: The Other Knots

  I went with a friend to a place they called Green Acres to see a Grateful Dead cover band. I think I may have sold some of my works, but what really changed things for me was a gal Cindy who had a bracelet […]

Tutorial 3: The Backward Knot

Tutorial 3: The Backward Knot

The Second Knot I’ve told the story a hundred times at least, about how at 4 a.m. one night while feeling quite exhausted, I had an epiphany. That if I were to tie the same knot I’d been doing for months, backward, then the row […]

Tutorial 2: The Forward Knot

Tutorial 2: The Forward Knot

Let’s begin knotting! We first will cut our string to around 2-meter lengths. This is the length I usually start with as it’s typically plenty for making a bracelet and it’s a quarter of the length you get when buying DMC floss, which comes in 8-meter […]

Tutorial 1: Before We Knot

Tutorial 1: Before We Knot

I’ve been asked to teach how I make bracelets. Well if I’m to do that, I’d say it’s best that I start at the very beginning. Step one: Choosing string   This may seem really simple, but let me explain why this is important. DMC […]


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