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How to put in a life-line..........*sigh*

I really don’t want to be writing this post. “How to save your knitting from being frogged (ripped back) to the casting-on stage of a gazillion stitches stage when¬†you realise you’ve made a terrible mistake” is what it should say. 320 more words

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Newbie Knitters - Unite!

In recent years (yes, years – I’d say “a year” but I’d be lying through my teeth. It’s been 4) I have, on several frustrating, swear-ridden, storm-tempered occasions, ¬†picked up those two pointy sticks – formerly “of doom” classification – only to fail, twist, drop, knot, yell, frog, scream, you name it, until I took my toddler-approved, hissy-fitted items and thrown yarn, needles and… 644 more words

MONICA SCARF OR COWL

This Garter stitch project is fast and easy. Follow me along as I walk you through the new SKEINO Monica Scarf or Cowl. The 3 skein project creates a lovely color transition and it can be knitted as a scarf or as a cowl. 50 more words

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!

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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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