Cast On Without a Slip Knot
Cast On without a Slip Knot. If you would like to get rid of that tiny little knot at the very beginning of your work, then this is a great alternative knitting technique to learn.
How To Knit the Horizontal Herringbone Stitch
This picture tutorial will show you how to knit herringbone and there's also useful tips and a link to a video as well! #freeknittingpattern #tuturial #knittingpattern via @MamaInAStitch
When you buy yarns, it comes with a label. On the back of the label you will see something like this. What does this number mean? What are these symbols? and what is this for? All these questions. Good thing I came across this article by Ashley Little. She thoroughly explained and basically answered my long list of questions. Now we got that covered lets talk about Skein and Gauge. I often hear these skein and gauge words a lot (in video tutorial, patterns or online help) when I was first…
crochet cast on perfected
I've moved! please come visit my new virtual home at asatricosa.com for the perfect NECKLINE (or underarm or anything, really...) No gaps, no holes. There are video tutorials for the basic method here and here (from about 4:06). These are good for seeing the general technique in action. They start from no…
Teaching knitting to children - Stitch This! The Martingale Blog
Last summer, I started teaching my seven-year old son, Jack, to knit. I had been patiently waiting for just the right time for—well, years! I didn’t want to discourage him by starting too early; I wanted his efforts to be successful. To help me decide on the right time to introduce knitting, I watched his …
The Crochet Cast-on Method for right-handed knitters
The crochet cast-on method creates a really neat edge that resembles a chain cast-off edge; it is sometimes known as the cast-off cast-on method.