Why should you take up knitting? Many people associate crafts like knitting and crocheting with old ladies, however this is a stereotype which could not be more wrong. An increasing number of young people are now getting into this creative past time and are knitting scarves, gloves and even toys. Plus in this economic climate,… Continue reading Knitting – Why Knit?
What is a Russian join? A Russian join is a very effective way to join 2 yarn ends without using a knot.
Here are some free patterns for knitting fingerless mittens Kids Fingerless Mittens Knit these up in an evening using variegated yarns. Fraser Ridge Fingerless Mitts Learn How to Knit Fingerless Mittens These mittens are reversible – knit in reverse stocking stitch and twisted moss stitch. 2 Hour Fingerless Mitten Pattern Optimistic Mittens Knit these fingerless… Continue reading Fingerless Mittens Knitting Patterns
Knitting Software Inc.Makers of the Sweater Wizard.ArtlandiaSymmetry Works is a plug-in for Adobe Illustrator that lets you make surface pattern designs.Cochenille Design StudioCochenille Design Studio’s software products include Stitch Painter that can design patterns based on a grid and Garment Styler for designing your own handwoven clothing..
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