Category Archives: Knitting Blog Link

How to work japanese short rows – The Blog – US/UK


What are your thoughts on short rows?  There are several methods, to be sure.  Sooo . . . what’s your favorite???  To work short rows is a basic skill every knitter should have. This technique is good for a multitude of … Continue reading

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My Version of The Beekeeper’s Quilt – In Progress


I just love this pattern for ‘The Beekeepers Quilt’! by Tiny Owl Knits.    Here is a link where you can take a look at and purchase the PDF pattern. (Well worth the fee. I RARELY ever shell out $$$ … Continue reading

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Lilac Wine » Savory Knitting and . . . the Tubular Cast On


Savory Knitting is a very nice blog I stumbled upon chatting in my Knitting group on facebook.  And here is a pattern featured, which I immediately fell in love with.  Isn’t it wonderful???  Simple elegance.  I’ve got to try it! … Continue reading

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Whit’s Knits: Seed Stitch Mittens and Hand Warmers – The Purl Bee – Knitting Crochet Sewing Embroidery Crafts Patterns and Ideas!


  I know, you don’t want to hear it.  But, Old Man Winter will be here before you know it!  Best be prepared.  The Purl Bee, By Purl Soho is one of my favorite websites.  They often have picture tutorials. … Continue reading

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Should You Carry the Yarn Along the Side or Cut It? | Lion Brand Notebook


  I found this article pretty interesting, and I feel it might lend some useful information to those who question this subject as often as I do…I knew that you could ‘carry’ your yarn as you work up your project. … Continue reading

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Knitting ~ The Lucky Scarf – And Thank You Hat


The Lucky Scarf – a free pattern.  I love this pattern so much!  It really doesn’t show it’s true personality until it’s blocked. Next up, the Thank You Hat, which I found at WHIT’S KNITS: THANK YOU HATS  I chose … Continue reading

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Tutorial: Steam Vs. Wet Blocking – Creative Knitting Newsletter – November 29, 2013 – Vol. 10 No. 16


‘The term “blocking” simply means “to shape,” but it is a critical component to finishing a knitted garment perfectly. This one trick smoothes out the stitches, eases out any rough parts, makes laddering disappear, and generally results in one amazing … Continue reading

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NEEDLING THINGS: Circular Knit Dishcloth


I am sure I came across this pattern like on Pinterest, or Ravelry.  At any rate, it is an easy knitting pattern, but I think, very lovely as well!  Done up in garter stitch, the pattern calls for yarn overs, … Continue reading

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windmill bag | it’s peanut butter yelley time. . .


I came across this on Pinterest today.  I have a pattern for the crochet version of this type of bag, but I really like the knit version as well! You can find the pattern here:  windmill bag | it’s peanut … Continue reading

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In-Depth Review of Knitting Yarn


Beat the Winter Blues: 10 Tips for Kickstarting Your Inspiration “People are innately creative. We are a species of makers. But sometimes, and usually when we least expect it, that well of creativity dries up. We pick up our knitting … Continue reading

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