The Top 11 Knitting Books of 2011

We may be a month into 2012, but that doesn't mean we can't look back at the best of 2011. This list is a compilation of the top 11 (get it 2011..11) knitting books from last year. They include everything from great hat pattern collections, to finishing technique and sock …

How to Knit the Guernsey Cast On

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the guernsey cast on. This method of starting a project is a decorative cast on traditionally used when making Guernsey sweaters. It consists of a series of knots connected by short strands of yarn that make small eyelets along …

How to Knit: How to Change Color When Knitting

This video will help you learn how to add a new color of yarn when knitting. This skill is used for most color work techniques and is much easier than it might seem. It is useful for doing stripes, fair isle, and even can be used to add a new …

How to Knit the Make Knot Stitch

This video will help you learn how to knit the make knot stitch. This pattern creates a twisted knot that results in a tight but interesting textured fabric. It's great for scarves and blankets or even sweaters.

Raised Circle Cable Stitch

The Raised Circle Cable Stitch is a simple cable pattern that can be done with a right and left twist stitch, or a traditional cable 2 back or forward. It is the basis for the Ray of Honey Cable Stitch and works great as an accent for socks, sleeves or …

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 Slipped Stitches

Knitting Techniques

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