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Stretchy Bind offs: A Comparison

I recently completed a test-knit that called for a stretchy bind off at the bottom hem. This was a top-down sweater with cables and the designer did a wonderful job of making sure there was no cable splay or cable squinch throughout the sweater’s transitional moments. 448 more words


Knit For Crocheters Series Day 10: How To Bind Off

Before you make your first project, you will need to know how to finish it. How to get all those loops off of your needle is a necessary part of the process. 85 more words


Technique Tuesday

Using a crochet hook to work a standard bind off makes for a quick finish. (Full picture tutorial here.)

Tutorials, Techniques, Tips

Technique Tuesday

Jogless Bind Off in the Round

Creates a smooth finish – there’s a photo tutorial on our Impeccable Knits website.

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Knotted K2Tog Bind Off

I needed a decorative edge for a design of a Showy Garter crescent shawl. While garter stitch doesn’t roll, the edges can be a bit drab. 364 more words


WIP Wednesday - Marled Magic

Marled Magic Clue 3 is done!  I am still loving this so much.  That big section of seed stitch made me happy.  I think seed stitch is fun to do. 193 more words


OK... We're Back On Track

Guys.  I’ll be honest.  That shawl sat on the coffee table all weekend.  Un-ripped, and un-fixed.

Until last night, when I took a good hour (AN HOUR) to undo all the bound-off stitches, as well as a whole row of knitting.  233 more words