Category Archives: Tutorials

Free Pattern from Berroco + Tutorial– Learn How to Pick Up & Knit

Need a Breath of Fresh Air? Now that spring is in the air, you’ll consider “Cubist” a colorful way to welcome in the new season. This free neckerchief pattern is available exclusively on the Creative Knitting editor’s blog for or a … Continue reading


Knitting for the Sake of Knitting

It’s so encouraging to see all the comments you’re sending my way, because I’m able to learn so much about what makes you tick! After reading some comments today, it made me stop and think about how similar we all … Continue reading

Leave a comment

Kara’s Quick-Knit Tip: How to Knit Cables The Easy Way

Cables are a lot easier than you think!  Watch this quick video and you’ll master this technique in minutes! If you’d like to see the full tutorial with illustrations, click here. For more tips like this, click here or visit or view … Continue reading

Leave a comment

At the Same Time

By Tabetha Hedrick When you start out on your first sweater pattern, you’ll quickly notice a little phrase, “At the same time.” For beginners, this can be a mysterious, confusing term, but we’ll break it down today. “At the same … Continue reading


Kara’s Quick-Knit Tip: Seam Edges like a Pro with Mattress Stitch

Mattress Stitch is one of the most common finishing techniques for sewing seams. If done correctly, the finished look of this technique literally makes the stitches “melt” together. To begin: thread a tapestry needle with yarn that matches the knitted … Continue reading