Knitting Tips and Tricks

Aug 21

How To Pick Up A Dropped Garter Stitch

Knitting Tips and Tricks

You’re knitting along quite happily when you realise that there’s a hole… a run, a ladder, escaping from the middle of your needles! Don’t panic! If you’re knitting every row, you’re knitting what is called garter stitch and you can fix this lickety-split! All you need is a crochet hook or a spare needle, and […]

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Apr 10

How To Knit Neat Edges

Knitting Tips and Tricks

Have you noticed that the edges of your rows seem looser, more filled with stitches than the middle? It might look a bit like you’ve knitted extra stitches when in fact you’re just knitting your average garter stitch scarf or baby blanket. If your knitting is generally a bit loose, this isn’t unusual. But also […]

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Mar 08

Choose Your Wrong Side Of Knitting

Knitting Tips and Tricks

This is where knitting becomes controversial. Did you know there were wrong sides and right sides? And who decided before and who decides now? Well, the answer is simply that the pattern decides for you, but you can also make that decision for yourself when you’re knitting. I show you in this video what is […]

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