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Learn to Knit: Essential Skills for Beginning Knitters Review

In my quest to watch every Craftsy Knitting course, I have finished another! This one is by Caddy Melville Ledbetter.


This course covers a little more than the one by Susan B. 299 more words


cigarettes and knitting

I get asked a lot how I learned to knit. Even now that I don’t own the shop and I’m not seen as the owner of the local yarn shop. 666 more words

Knitting & Yarn

My first knitting lesson!

Well, yesterday, I had my first knitting lesson with my unbelievably patient mum-in-law! One of my ’50 things to do before I turn 50′ is to knit something for charity so I thought I’d turn to someone experienced who can show me the ropes. 364 more words

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Learning to Knit

In my previous blog post “Why knitting is good for you“, I outlined the reasons why I knit and why I think you should knit. 712 more words


On Valentine’s Day, remember that knitting needles last longer than flowers!

Happy belated Valentine’s Day everyone!

We were super stoked for this Valentine’s Day, it was our first MARRIED Valentine’s Day! :)

Naturally , as the day approached, we told each other “Don’t get me anything babe! 516 more words

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Who Taught You To Knit?

As I was working out (that means run/walk) on the treadmill last week I had a random thought. Who taught my mom to knit? I have never asked my mom who taught her to knit.   288 more words


How do you hold them?

You’ll be pleased to know that there are no definite rules here. You can, thankfully, do pretty much whatever feels most comfortable. The only important points are that you have one needle in each hand, the points of the needles are facing each other and you try to keep your hands relaxed. 107 more words