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Background Notes - Learn to Knit

I used to knit when I was much younger so I am hoping that I can pick this up pretty quickly. I think I would find it quite therapeutic.


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


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


Getting Started...

 So you’ve read my first post on Knit Republic, and are now itching to get started, right?

If you’re anything like me, your Amazon shopping basket will now be bulging with all sorts of exciting knitted related tools and supplies. 739 more words


New Session of Learn to Knit & Knitting Club!

Another session of Learn to Knit and Knitting Club at Lake Tahoe Community College starts on Wednesday! These classes will run on Wednesday nights from 5:30-7:30 at the college, and are taught by Lauren Zebo, the owner of The Knitting Nest. 67 more words

Tahoe Knitting Nest