Supernatural Mittens to Knit

Knit mitts inspired by the show Supernatural.I’ve been following Kat from Just Crafty Enough in her mission to knit a pair of mittens each month this year with great interest. It’s even kind of inspired me to think about trying to knit a dozen of something … Read More...

Carve Your Pumpkin with Knitting Style

Knitting related pumpkin carving templates!We knitters usually like the world to know our favorite craft, and there’s no reason the people who come to your house on Halloween shouldn’t know that you come armed with needles.

Knitting Daily has a couple of really cute … Read More...

More Reasons to Pick up Your Needles

don't learn to knit because ryan gosling is supposedly doing itWe probably all know a lot of reasons why knitting is great for us. It’s good for our mental health, for sure. It can also be good for our physical health when we reach for the needles instead of the … Read More...

Giveaway: Brioche Chic

wina  copy of brioche chic.Most of the time when I give something away here it’s because I’m trying to clear off my bookshelves or because the publisher sent me more than one copy so I could keep one and give one away.

Neither of … Read More...

How to Knit Two Hats at the Same Time

How to knit two hats at the same time on the same needlesKnitters are so darn clever sometimes I just can’t get over it.

Tammy Lyons, who blogs at Eclectic Technique, was thinking about that fact that it’s possible to knit two socks at the same time on the same needles, one … Read More...

A Trick to Make Seaming Shoulders Easier

How to use short rows to shape a shoulder.One of the disadvantages of knitting a pieced sweater is all the finishing that’s involved, and one of the most unpleasant duties when it comes to finishing a sweater is sewing in the sleeves.

One of the things that often … Read More...

Knit a Basektweave Style Mug Cozy

Knit a pretty mug cozy in basketweave stitch.Blogger A Cook by the Book is inspired by lots of things when she creates projects. This time around it was a mug cozy with a diagonal knot pattern, along with the pattern stitch from a baby blanket, that inspired … Read More...

More Sweater Patterns to Try

More free sweater patterns to try.In the last installment (for now) of Sarah Cleans Out Her E-mail, I’ve got some more sweater patterns for you to consider. I should be sharing a few more roundups of specific kinds of sweaters throughout the month, but I’m … Read More...

Bottom Up Sweaters to Knit

Knit a sweater from the bottom up.The other day we looked at top-down sweater knitting patterns; today we’re turning that idea upside down with bottom up designs.

Sometimes bottom up projects are seamless, while other times they are worked in pieces that are then seamed together. … Read More...