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The Art of Blocking Knitting: Elevating Your Handmade Masterpieces

The Art of Blocking Knitting: Elevating Your Ha...

Knitting is not just a craft; it's an art form that allows us to express our creativity.  Whether you're a seasoned knitter or just starting out, one aspect of the...

The Art of Blocking Knitting: Elevating Your Ha...

Knitting is not just a craft; it's an art form that allows us to express our creativity.  Whether you're a seasoned knitter or just starting out, one aspect of the...

Picture of me with Nicky who I taught to knit on Zoom during COVID. We've got a video of how that went.

Knitting 101: A beginner's guide to knitting

Welcome to the wonderful world of knitting! Whether you're drawn to the idea of creating your own handmade gifts or just looking for a relaxing and rewarding hobby, knitting is...

Knitting 101: A beginner's guide to knitting

Welcome to the wonderful world of knitting! Whether you're drawn to the idea of creating your own handmade gifts or just looking for a relaxing and rewarding hobby, knitting is...

Needles and Hooks - which type when and what is best for me personally

Needles and Hooks - which type when and what is...

Knitting and crochet are timeless craft that has been passed down through generations, and rely on the perfect combination of yarn and needles. While the yarn brings color and texture...

Needles and Hooks - which type when and what is...

Knitting and crochet are timeless craft that has been passed down through generations, and rely on the perfect combination of yarn and needles. While the yarn brings color and texture...

One tension square in alpaca wool showing the measurement of the vertical and horizontal

Why should I make a tension square

Tension  Everyone knits and crochets differently. Some people knit/crochet a tight stitch (or smaller stitch) and some people knit/crochet a looser (larger) stitch. This makes it difficult when interpreting a...

Why should I make a tension square

Tension  Everyone knits and crochets differently. Some people knit/crochet a tight stitch (or smaller stitch) and some people knit/crochet a looser (larger) stitch. This makes it difficult when interpreting a...