Category Archives: Tutorials


Kara’s Quick-Knit Tip: How to Work Kitchener Stitch

Kitchener Stitch is a great technique that comes in handy for grafting armholes, and when you want to create the look of an invisible seam. Follow these 5 steps to get started: Insert the tapestry needle into the first stitch … Continue reading

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Fall in Love with Lace & Openwork Knitting — Teacher & Designer Beth Whiteside Shows You How!

In this how-to video, teacher and designer Beth Whiteside walks you through some of the basics of lace and openwork knitting so you can see just how easy knitting lace really is. To get started, all you need to know … Continue reading

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How to Use Stitch Markers in Lace & Openwork

In this informative video, designer and Creative Knitting Newsletter editor Tabetha Hedrick provides some quick tips on ways to use stitch markers as “life lines” in your lace and openwork knitting so you can focus on fun instead frustration! Also … Continue reading

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Magic Loop Magic

I have a confession: I really hate knitting with double-point needles. The problem is that I knit a lot of hats so I need a plan B, which in my case is using a circular needle for the whole process. … Continue reading

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Kara’s Quick-Knit Tip: Learn How to Knit a Mitered Square

When it comes to mitered knitting, also known as modular and domino knitting, the process is pretty logical. All you need to know are a few simple basics: How to slip, slip, knit (ssk) How to knit 2 together (k2tog) … Continue reading

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