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A NEW WAY TO KNIT - TAPESTRY KNITTING

I love textiles. For over 50 years I’m a professional hand weaver and knitter now. After all that time I still love to explore new things as a textile designer and I am constantly thinking about improvements and new techniques that I can create. 727 more words

INTERVIEW WITH KNITTING DESIGNER AND BESTSELLING AUTHOR ANTJE GILLINGHAM

Today is a very special day for us here at SKEINO. I met with knitting designer and bestselling author Antje Gillingham who just started collaborating with us. 1,439 more words

KNITTING OUT OF THE BOX – BJORN’S TIPS & TRICKS - Carrying The Yarn On The Side Up

As a textile designer I need to know a lot about techniques, styles and also some math. Traditionally much of my work has been weaving. Nowadays with SKEINO this has changed and now I’m almost always knitting. 565 more words

6 TOP TIPS TO INCREASE YOUR KNITTING SKILLS

Knitting is a wonderful hobby. There are patterns out there for any skill level and even if you are a beginner working with handpainted yarn will give you so much joy you will probably never stop knitting once you have started. 706 more words

5 REASONS WHY SKEINO ORDERS ITS YARN IN ITALY

The majority of the yarn you can purchase on SKEINO is spun in Italy. So why have we chosen the land of great food, exquisite fashion and vibrant street life? 722 more words

HOW IT WORKS: HAND PAINTED YARNS AND THEIR COLOR REPEAT

Today we will talk about the very core of what we do at SKEINO: Hand paint yarns. We will explain the process as well as some special techniques that we created in order to make the color repeat even better. 434 more words

SKEINO EXPLAINS: KNITTING WITH 2 YARNS AND AN ODD REPEAT

This is the series where we explain tips & tricks that will make your knitting more fun and your pieces even more pleasing to the eye.  317 more words