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Daily Prompt: Knitting disaster …

My attempt to increase my skill level with double pointed needles (DPNs) has been somewhat thwarted today. I have been knitting a beanie hat on circular needles with the full knowledge that I would eventually… 278 more words


Needle Review: Knit Picks TRY IT Needle Set

Last summer I was on the hunt to purchase my first circular needle set.  I compared many different brands, read reviews (maybe too many), and tested a few before deciding to purchased the… 600 more words


Addi FlexiFlips: First Attempt

I was super excited to find the Addi FlexiFlips on my road trip. I love knitting socks, and I prefer to use three 5″ DPNs, with a fourth as a working needle. 467 more words

How Do You Store Your Circular Needles?

I do most of my knitting on circular needles, but they have a terrible habit of tying themselves around each other and I’ve never found a satisfactory way of storing a large number of them. 72 more words


Knitting Circles around SOCKS!

When I picked up this book, I thought – OMG! I’d never knit socks on circular needles. Why do I have this book? First opinions are sometimes not accurate. 178 more words

How-to Info

Circular Knitting Needles - Remember These Important Points

What are circular needles?

Fixed circular needles are two short straight needles connected with a thin nylon or plastic wire, and are found in the same materials as for straights. 1,383 more words


Working on a Hat

One of my dogs chewed my husband’s winter hat last year, so I thought I’d knit him a new one.

I’m using the Irish Hiking Hat pattern… 164 more words