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Your Quick Reference Guide to Common Increases and Decreases
We say that knitting is just two things: knitting and purling. But that isn’t really true. There are some other moves that admittedly aren’t any more difficult than knitting and purling…
How to Knit a Perfect Edge - Finishing Free Technique — for the love of knitwear
Today I would love to share with you a technique that I learned several years ago that is absolutely essential for cardigans if you want to avoid knitting the bands and finishing the raw edges. It also comes in handy for scarves or any items with open raw edges. It looks like an ap
How to do the Russian Join - technique for adding a new yarn. Quick and easy to do. Please visit my blogs for more knitting goodness. www.sapphiresnpurls.blo...
Video: How to Crochet the Knit Stitch (Waistcoat Stitch)
Learn how to crochet the knit stitch (aka waistcoat) in this step-by-step video tutorial. Specific tips on how to make crochet look like knitting!
Enlarge It! Reduce it!
Happy Saturday everyone! We've got a bonus post for you today to help with one of the most persistent questions we receive here at Fandom In Stitches: How do I resize a pattern? The easiest way to ENLARGE or REDUCE a pattern is to print it as a poster using Adobe Reader and the chart below. ENLARGE OR REDUCE PATTERNS USING THIS SCALE Pattern Size Needed 4" 5" 6" 7" 8" 9" 10" 11" 12" Pattern Size 4" 100% 125% 150% 175% 200% 225% 250% 275% 300% 5" 80% 100% 120% 140% 160% 180% 200% 220% 240% 6"…
Joining sweater parts at the underarm: Here comes the fun! - Fringe Association
I don’t know why I’ve been waiting for someone to have photos of this process, when I’ve got my world-class illustration skills to draw on! (This #fringeandfriendsknitalong has it all, people.) Ok, these may not be award-winning illos, but hopefully they’re good enough for our purposes here today, which is to talk about how to […]
18 Easy Knitting Stitches You Can Use for Any Project - Ideal Me
Learning to knit can be completely overwhelming but our list of 18 easy knitting stitches you can use for any project will have you knitting up a storm.
Granny Square Crochet Bag Free Pattern from B.Hooked
Made with sturdy cotton, this granny square crochet bag has you covered no matter what you want to tote around, from yarn to snacks!