Monthly Archive: December 2011

How to Knit the Rick Rib Stitch

*+-This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the rick rib stitch. This lace pattern creates a series of vertical ribs, spaced out by a web of lace mesh. The effect is more like a traditional rib when used with bulkier yarn. It is a great stitch …

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 …

How to Knit the Stacked Cable Stitch

*+-This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the stacked cable stitch. This pattern consists of parallel, mirrored cable stitches, that form a pillar. It would work great as an accent on a sleeve or as part of a pillow or blanket design.

Crochet Stitches

Bobbles & Puffs Chevrons & Ripples Colorwork Edgings Lace & Shells Squares & Motifs 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