All posts by: Kristen Mangus

Kristen Mangus
About Kristen Mangus
Kristen is a multi-talented entrepreneur with a heart as big as Texas. She is the Owner, Host and Creative Director of GoodKnit Kisses. GoodKnit Kisses is a company positioned to inspire, encourage and empower people through education and design. She’s built a large and loyal on-line community of followers by sharing her personal passion for knitting and all things creative through YouTube video tutorials, Facebook live broadcasts, blogs and patterns. Her vision is to leave an inspired crafting world for future generations that continues to teach and reach others. She and her husband, John, have three amazing kids.
October 31, 2020

How to Seam Stripes in Garter Stitch

Inside: Learn how to seam stripes (or solids) that are knit in garter stitch. Loads of tips and tricks in the tutorial video! You finished the knitting (or loom knitting). The tails are woven in. And now you need to tackle the seaming. Whether you’re sewing blocks for an afghan or pieces your first sweater […]

Knitting, Loom
October 24, 2020

How to Smoothly Seam Mitered Squares

Inside: Seam mitered squares by sewing the cast on edge to a side edge. Instructions and tutorial video below. Joining squares is one of the easiest ways to create a beautiful knit blanket. I know it’s my favorite. Making individual squares has several benefits over making a full size blanket in one piece. First, squares […]

Knitting, Loom
October 17, 2020

Learn How to Knit a Colorful Striped Mitered Square

Inside: Get the needle knit striped mitered square pattern plus tutorial video below. This 2 color striped pattern showcases the unique design of the mitered square.  The eye-catching stripes highlight the directional change of the row.  The mitered square is knit by casting on two sides of the square then working a series of decreases […]

Knitting
October 10, 2020

How to Knit a Perfect Mitered Square for Beginners

Inside: Knit Mitered Square pattern with tutorial video. Which way does it go? Mitered squares looks unique because the row changes direction in the middle. This eye-catching design is most noticeable when you use stripes, but a solid mitered square has it’s place in the knitter’s toolbox too. This classic knit mitered square pattern creates […]

Knitting