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A Bad Knitting Day

It started out OK, but rapidly went south. I was working on clue #3 of the Michelle Hunter Mystery Shawl KAL and down to the last 6 rows — the Garter Stitch Lace Ladder. 449 more words

Gauge Demystified

Don’t ask me why, but I hate gauge swatches, even though I have learned the hard way (more times than I care to admit) how important it is. 462 more words


Design Workshop: Part 4 - The Dreaded Gauge Swatch

One of the most dreaded aspects of knitting is the gauge swatch. I found that many customers would avoid knitting up a swatch to check gauge; they would rather wait to see what happens. 1,005 more words