Knitting, Yarn

6: How to Find the Perfect Yarn for Your Project

Found a project you’ve fallen in love with but don’t want to use the yarn the designer did? In this episode, I talk about finding the perfect yarn for your project.

Knitting Hacks, Making Your Stitching More Enjoyable

We can all use tips and tricks to make knitting and crocheting more enjoyable so here’s some I’ve found. Safety Pin A safety pin attached inside each of your project bags can keep stitch marker handy whenever you need them. Weaving in Ends as you Knit or Crochet I’m an odd knitter and don’t mind […]

Joining in the round knitting

6 Ways of Joining in the Round

If you always have to neaten your joins then this tutorial is for you. Joining in the Round I don’t know what happened to images from my orginial blog post.  Instead of using images this time I decided to shoot a video for 6 ways to join in the round.  I’d love to hear if […]

Decrypting Yarn Labels

Knowing the information your yarn labels gives you if important.  There can be several things that can confuse people so I wanted to break them down.  We’ll look at several labels and what the different parts mean. Yarn Labels So let’s start with one of mine.  Note: Not all labels will be in this order. […]

Cables Without a Cable Needle Tutorial

I don’t know about you but whenever it comes time for me to knit a cable I can never seem to find my cable needle. Which would mean I’d use a double point (even the smallest ones are really way too big), a paperclip (always snags the yarn), or a toothpick that I’m always poking […]