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Getting Started With Knitting

Knitting is a really satisfying skill, it’s wonderful to see a project coming together with every row. With so many types and sizes of knitting needles available and an even bigger variety of yarn on offer (some people know it simply as ‘wool’ but it’s often not made of wool) it can be a daunting craft to get started with. 530 more words

Beginner Knitting

Knitting University- Smashlee's Seamless Slippers

Knitting can be tricky business. It can be really hard to learn to cast on or even improve or expand your skills!

The patterns don’t always make sense and if you are clumsy like me, holding two needles at a time can prove an… 596 more words


Learn to Knit (Pt. 2)

After the fiasco that was yesterday’s endeavour, I found myself newly motivated today to not fucking suck at knitting. To that end, I found a handy dandy… 550 more words


Learn to Knit

My girlfriend is a knitter. Like, a huge knitter. She makes money off it, she has constant requests from people to knit them strange shit, and she gets shockingly excited about needle sets. 407 more words


New Knitting Classes Start This Week

There’s still time!  New classes start this week and there’s a couple spots left!

Knitting 101:  Learn to Knit

Start at the beginning with long tail cast on and learn the basics of continental knitting with this 7 week program! 119 more words


Knit stitch 


In order to make anything, you need to be able to knit (K) and purl (P).  You can do all sorts of interesting things with other stitches but you can’t do anything at all without being able to knit and purl.   259 more words


Back to Basics: How to read a yarn label

Good (rainy) morning from Hong Kong.

I’m starting a series called “Back to Basics” to show you how I crochet/knit. I want to be very clear that I am not a professional and that this is how I do my craft. 106 more words