Category Archives: joining yarn

TECHknitting: The ball winder–a useful tool, especially with long color repeat yarns


I found this website today which has a plethora of useful information! Case in point, I have been looking for one more good reason  to purchase a ball-winder.  I have recently seen one put to good use in a video tutorial … Continue reading

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Super Simple Single Crochet Hexagonal Dishcloth – Picture Tutorial


So, I will simply walk you through it with pictures… OOPS, I forgot to take a picture here, but I am sure you can visualize it as we continue: With this pattern you can do soooo many things.  Don’t stop with … Continue reading

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Joining Yarn – The invisible Braided Join with 1 color yarn – Knitting and Crochet – YouTube


Just sharing something new I learned today!  I can see how it would be invaluable when knitting, or with lacy crochet. Such a simple concept! via Joining Yarn – The invisible Braided Join with 1 color yarn – Knitting and Crochet … Continue reading

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