How To Measure Knitting Length

(This post was updated on August 8, 2019) “How to Measure Knitting Length is one of my most popular posts. When I began knitting, I found that many resources didn’t show how to measure your work. Perhaps the assumption was that measuring was easy to figure out, but asking how to measure knitting is a…

Details Do Matter: Secrets To Better Knitting

You should knit how you like, but one of the secrets about the knitting journey is details do matter, if what you desire is a project that looks like it was knit in a skillful manner. From my experience this list includes my top secrets to better knitting: Gauge is key. If you want a project…

Knitting With Mohair: The It Fiber For Fall 2014

Mohair sweaters are prevalent in the Fall Collections for 2014. It is a luxury fiber, with a lustrous sheen, that is durable, lightweight, and warm. However, its prized qualities can make it a challenge to knit with, particularly for beginners. Understanding its properties, and learning some tips can help anyone to knit with this fiber….