Month: December 2011

Crochet Christmas Ball Cozy (Free Pattern)

This simple Christmas Ball Cozy is a great quick project to give as a gift. It's perfect for white elephant gift exchanges, parties, or as an handmade heirloom.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 …

The Bell Lace Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #45

The Bell Lace Stitch is a beautiful lace pattern. It’s a stitch that would work well on large pieces of fabric, like afghans and pillows.The Half Fisherman’s Rib Stitch pattern is similar the to regular fisherman’s rib, with a thick, squishy rib texture. The difference is it has less vertical stretch and the ribs are …

Crochet Stitches

Bobbles & Puffs Chevrons & Ripples Colorwork Edgings Lace & Shells Squares & Motifs Textured & Plain Tunisian Crochet

Crochet Techniques

Abbreviations Foundation Chains Seaming Shaping Tips & Tricks

Knitting Stitches

Cables & Arans Colorwork Edgings Knits & Purls Lace & Eyelets Ribbing Shapes & Motifs

Knitting Techniques

Abbreviations Bind Offs Cast Ons Finishing Techniques Fixing Mistakes Shaping Tips & Tricks