Monthly Archive: February 2012

How to Knit the Blanket Rib Stitch

*+-This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the blanket rib stitch. This interesting rib pattern uses increases and decreases together to create a textured fabric that is great for washcloths and afghans. It can also be used in sweaters, hats, and scarves as a substitute for …

How to Knit the Provisional Italian Cast On

*+-This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the provisional italian cast on. This method of starting a project is great for keeping live stitches at the beginning of your work so you can pick them up later to knit in another direction. It's also a good …

5 Great Brioche Knitting Books!

*+-In anticipation of our upcoming Brioche Video Workshop we thought it’d be a good idea to highlight some of the best brioche books out there. Now not all of them focus solely on brioche knitting but they do have some great patterns in them we thought you should check out.

How to Knit the Knotted Openwork Stitch

*+-This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the knotted openwork stitch. This lace pattern creates a lattice like mesh that is perfect for large swatches of fabric such as blankets, pillows and scarves. It also makes great market bags and wraps.

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