Category: Tips & Tricks

How to Knit with String Me Along

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit with String Me Along. String Me Along is a sequins yarn that can be carried along to make your project sparkle! Knit alone, it creates a delicate sparkly fabric.

How to Knit with Comin’ Up Flowers

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit with comin’ up flowers, a novelty boucle yarn. Comin’ up flowers creates a fabric with little clusters of texture that look similar to flowers. This yarn can be used as an accent yarn or can be used to create …

How to Knit: Using a Lifeline when Knitting Lace

You remember that show Who Wants to be a Millionaire? With that old guy in the shiny shirts and ties? Regis something. I don't know. I think he died after it was cancelled. Anyway, if you got in trouble on that show you had the chance to save yourself with a …

How to Tension Your Yarn When Knitting

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to tension your yarn when knitting. I get a lot of questions about how I hold my yarn when I knit. There are many ways to hold your yarn. This is just one way. If you have another way that works …

How to Knit a Traveling Jogless Stripe in the Round

A viewer emailed me asked for a tutorial on jogging less. Now if there is something I know its how to spend less time jogging. I'm incredibly good at not jogging by eating potato chips, sitting and watching Buffy while knitting, or even going for a walk to my car. …

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 …

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