Category: Knits & Purls

The 2×2 Rib Stitch

Another classic ribbing pattern, the 2x2 rib is often used for hems of sweater and hats. With a wider rib, it’s not as constricting, but still helps to hold your knitted fabric close to the body. It can also be used on it’s own to make sleeves, scarves, or cowls.

The Basket Rib Stitch

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the basket rib stitch. This technique is a rib stitch similar to a 1x1 rib, that creates a grid or waffle like pattern. It is great as an alternative to a regular 1x1 rib, but it does not have …

Horizontal Herringbone Stitch

The Horizontal Herringbone Stitch is a complicated, but beautiful stitch. It's gorgeous lines add class and sophistication to patterns like scarfs, cowls, and bags.

Brick Stitch

The Brick Stitch pattern simulates a running bond brick pattern using slipped stitched. It is a great texture to use for home decor items like pillows and blankets.

The Garter Stitch

This video will teach you how to knit the garter stitch. The garter stitch is the most basic and simple knitting pattern and is the first pattern most beginning knitters should learn.

The Seed Stitch

The Seed Stitch is a basic knitting pattern that is a great way to add texture to a project. It's alternating of knitting and purling plays with other stitch patterns well and is a good pattern for borders.

The Box Stitch

The Box Stitch pattern is similar to the seed stitch since it alternates knits and purls but in a 2x2 pattern rather than 1x1. The result is a checkered texture that is great for washcloths, pillows, and scarves.

The Garter Slip Stitch

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the garter slip stitch stitch. This stitch creates a beautiful textured pattern. The garter slip stitch stitch would be great for baby booties, cowls, and hats!

The Tile Stitch

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the tile stitch. This stitch creates a fancy block design with lots of texture. The tile stitch would be great for scarves, coffee cozies, and blankets!

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