Month: December 2011

How to Knit a Gauge Swatch in the Round

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit a gauge swatch in the round. This technique is used when figuring out gauge for projects knit in the round like hats, socks, sweaters, and mittens. Most people knit with a different tension than they purl, which will affect …

How to Knit the Knit One Below Stitch (K1B)

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the knit one below stitch. This technique is generally used in brioche type stitches that have a thick squishy texture to them, like the fisherman's rib. Some people get confused about where exactly below the stitch should be knitted …

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