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KALEIDOSCOPE SHAWL KNITTING TUTORIAL & MY SECRET FRINGING TOOL

In this video I will talk about our new Kaleidoscope Shawl. Fringes are all over the place this year and so I designed this piece to go with the trend. 56 more words

HOW TO DESIGN A GREAT SWEATER

Today I have a special episode for you! In this knitting tutorial I will show you how to knit a sweater at a beginner’s level. This is a cuff-to-cuff design which will make the Cuddle Sweater an easy to knit piece. 112 more words

The Doctor is In

I have a friend who recently took up knitting after a 9-year hiatus. Since she feels like a beginner again she frequently asks me for help – which I am always happy to give.

She is so cute!

Knitting

Adjusting Your Pattern to Your Gauge

We have all head it before – “Be sure to check your gauge before starting your sweater!”, “Don’t forget to work up a gauge swatch!”, “It doesn’t fit? 974 more words

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When the Lights Go Down in the Craft Store

The square of the month I’m teaching is offered twice each month.  It is always the first set of students I have always experience some kind of excitement. 358 more words

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Fastest Socks in the West

Small confession I will share with you up front – socks have been my nemesis for many of my knitting years. There are many aspects in the technique of making socks that I found hard to grasp. 411 more words

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Emily Explains: Buttons and button bands

On our previous steek blog post, we received a great question about where to pick up for the button band after cutting your piece. 335 more words

Emily Explains