Tips & Tricks Archive

How to Knit a Gauge Swatch in the Round

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit a gauge swatch in the round. This technique is used when figuring out gauge for projects knit in the round like hats, socks, sweaters, and mittens. Most people knit with a different tension than they purl, which will affect …

How to Knit: Placing a Stitch Marker

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to place a stitch marker in your knitting. Stitch markers are used to mark the beginning of a round or a point where you want to increase or decrease. They can also be helpful with counting stitches while casting on.

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 …

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