The Slanting Open-Work Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #21

The Slanting Open-Work Stitch is a basic lace stitch pattern that uses a combination of yarn overs and k2tog to create a diagonal mesh. It's great for large pieces of fabric that can be used for blankets, pillows, or even bags. It's also a good stitch for beginning knitters.

How to Knit: Untwisting Stitches

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to untwist your stitches. Sometimes you stitches can become twisted, often after placing your work back on the needles from being dropped or ripping back. This can make working the stitches a little difficult and may even disrupt your pattern. Luckily …

How to Knit: Using a Stitch Holder

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to use a stitch holder. This tool is often used to save a project for later, or setting aside some stitches during a project to be knit at another point. It can also be useful for retrieving needles that are in …

How to Knit: Weaving in Ends

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to weave in your ends. To properly finish your project you must get rid of those pesky yarn tails at the beginning, end, and anywhere you added a new ball of yarn or color. This technique will help you invisibly secure …

Top 5 Online Knitting Magazines

Knitting magazines have been a great resource for patterns, tutorials, and articles about the latest products and trends. With the advent of the internet it was only a matter of time before we saw digital magazines come along.

How to Knit Through the Back Loop

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit through the back loop. This technique is used to twist your stitches and is often done in decreases. It can also be used to great effect to create a wavy fabric as an alternative to stockinette.

The Supple Rib Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #17

The Supple Rib Stitch is a variation of a 1x1 rib stitch that uses a double knitted stitch that is purled together with another stitch to create a nicely textured fabric. It is a fairly easy stitch that is a great option if you are looking for something different from …

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