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March 8, 2019

Fingerless Mitts | Knit in the Round

Let’s face it, fingerless gloves are a necessity when you use your fingers for, well, everything. I’m always crafting, filming, editing or swiping on my phone and I need my fingers. I’ve got a stunning pattern by Kristin Omdahl to show you in the video tutorial below. The Fingerless Mitts pattern is from the book […]

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February 22, 2019

Loom Knit Lace Afghan

by Kristen Mangus Cozy and beautiful!  This Loom Knit Lace Afghan is beautiful enough to leave on display and warm enough to keep off the chill of winter.  The lacy stockinette diamonds create a beautiful, eye-catching design. This pattern was converted from the Winter Lace Afghan needle knit pattern by Leisure Arts.   Loom Knit […]

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February 22, 2019

How to Convert a Needle Knit Pattern to the Loom

We, loom knitters, have come a long way since the handful of simple hat patterns we started out with. We now have dozens of designers creating shawls, mittens, scarves, sweaters, baby clothes and blankets all for our looms. Ravelry has over 3,500 loom knitting patterns! But what about when you see a needle knit pattern […]

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February 1, 2019

Family Fair Isle Hats | Loom Knit

By Kristen Mangus Brrrr! Temps are dropping and now is the perfect time to cuddle up with a new project. My Family Fair Isle Hats pattern is a great way to break into the wonderful world of Fair Isle knitting on your loom. Get the needle knit version of this hat and matching cowl at […]

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