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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

So excited......

They say that every cloud has a silver lining, this weekend is proof positive that some good can be found in every situation. Having planned a leisurely walk along the Jurassic coastline this bank holiday weekend I was none too pleased to look out the window on Saturday morning to a murky sky that threatened to pour down with rain. 182 more words

Knitting Patterns

Two Little Dresses

Sometimes inspiration hits when I see a pattern and sometimes when I see yarn. About 3 months ago I came across some beautiful cotton/acrylic mix and knew I had to make a dress for a little girl. 540 more words

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How to Wind a Centre Pull Yarn Ball

Really easy method and clear instructions, two thumbs up! Even if it’s rather boring…..
Being able to make one of these, makes knitting infinitely easier because it stops your yarn getting tangled and jumping around all over the place! 20 more words

Craft

A Sore Point......

It is at this point that I should bring to your attention a pretty fundamental aspect of learning to knit, consider it a right of passage, a slightly hurty initiation into the world of knitting if you will…. 145 more words

Craft

How does that stitch go? Top Video Sites

Knitting requires a plethora of patterns and being able to read and picture how they go. I am a very visual person, so when I read how a pattern goes and can’t picture it in my mind I have to see it being done. 331 more words

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