Tag Archives: garter stitch

November 14, 2020

Crochet this Easy Mock Garter Stitch

Inside: Pattern instructions, tips and video tutorial for the crochet Mock Garter Stitch. “I don’t needle knit so how can I make the garter stitch using crochet?” I get questions like this all the time. The fact is you can’t convert a needle knit stitch to crochet. However, you can get creative and crochet something […]

Crochet
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 3, 2020

Needle Knit This Colorful C2C Mock Mitered Square Like a Pro

Inside: Needle knit this corner to corner mock mitered square in two colors with this free pattern and video tutorial. Knit this iconic two color design from corner to corner with basic increases and decreases.  While it’s not a true mitered square it has the same look without working any decreases in the middle of […]

Knitting
June 20, 2020

How to Loom Knit a Short Row Mitered Square in Any Size

Inside: Loom knit short row mitered square pattern in one or two colors plus video tutorials. The perfect square!  Now you can loom knit a custom mitered square in any size.  Just choose your loom and yarn (one or two colors) and you’re on your way.  Mitered squares are unique because the knitting changes directions […]

Loom