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Knitting

  • How to Knit the Seed Stitch

    We have seen a few stitch patterns so far like the garter stitch and stockinette. This stitch pattern is called the Seed Stitch. In theory it is a simple pattern but requires you to…

    June 23, 2021
  • Stitch marker about to fall of knitting needle

    How to Use Stitch Markers in Knitting

    Stitch markers are a knitter’s (inanimate) best friend! They make knitting much easier and smoother. But what are they exactly? They are a device used in knitting to get your attention so you can…

    May 21, 2021
  • Interchangeable circular knitting needles

    5 Reasons Why YOU Should Use Circular Knitting Needles

    Circular knitting needles are relatively new to the knitting tool kit, I say relative since knitting has been around a while… Circular knitting needles started showing up after World War II. They are basically…

    March 9, 2021
  • Showing how to do a knit stitch

    How to Knit the Stockinette Stitch

    The Stockinette Stitch is the most popular knitting stitch. It is what you picture in your mind when you think about a warm, cozy knit sweater. It is smooth and luxurious. It is what…

    July 28, 2020
  • purl side of a knit project

    Learn the Purl Stitch: a Comprehensive Guide

    We are going to learn how to do the Purl Stitch in knitting. We need it to make our knitting more interesting. You can knit every single stitch in a project and it will…

    June 23, 2020
  • Bright pink yarn knit in the garter stitch pattern

    What is a Garter Stitch in Knitting?

    After learning how to cast yarn onto needles and the basic knit stitch, you need to know how to create a fabric from all those knit stitches, otherwise knitting would just be yarn looped…

    May 28, 2020
  • Keep the yarn loop on the right needle

    Learn the KNIT Stitch: a Comprehensive Guide

    There are three basic stitches in knitting on which just about every other stitch or technique is built. The knit stitch (K), the purl stitch (P), and the Yarn Over (YO).  The knit and…

    February 12, 2020