Tag Archives: Knitting

April 28, 2015

How to knit the Diamond Lace Stitch that looks crocheted!

Inside: Diamond Lace Stitch tutorial and video shown on straight needles and in the round. Bonus free cowl pattern. Wait! Is that knit? Or crochet? You almost can’t tell with the Diamond Lace Stitch. This unique stitch pattern is knit, but has all the character of crochet. The slightly open meshwork definitely doesn’t have the […]

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April 1, 2015

Chevron Ear Warmer | Needle Knit

The Chevron Ear Warmer is a pretty lace pattern that will provide warmth needed on those chilly mornings out walking the dog, going for a run or on the archery range. Meet Jaimie Lingle and her pattern The Chevron Ear Warmer. -GKK Team Chevron Ear-warmer Designer: Jaimie Lingle I am a bit of an archery buff, […]

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June 27, 2014

How to Wet Block your Knitting

Wet Block your knitting may sound scary or foreign but the fact is it can make your project sing!  It will make the stitches even out and open lace wok and cables nicely. How to Wet Block your Knitting “Even the professionals block” There are ways to steam knitting that can kill synthetic yarns but […]

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June 5, 2014

5 Things About Knitting You May Not Have Known

5 Things About Knitting You May Not Have Known Guest blog By Kath Knitting, once associated with only older people used to making their own clothes and embarrassing jumpers made by well-meaning Grandmas, is on the up.  Crafts are increasingly popular amongst the young, and sewing and knitting your own clothes in a struggling economy is […]

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