3 Fun To Make Pattern Stitches To Create Texture

Today I’m providing you with 3 pattern stitch instructions that create a raised texture on the surface of the knit fabric. So grab your knitting needles and give these a try. Popcorns and bobbles are often confused with each other, because they both form knots on the right side made from a single stitch. The…

Weekly Fave!

I love children in hand knits, and the young girl looks very fashionable in this simple poncho design sold by Churchmouse Yarns and Teas. A great project for beginners and would certainly make a nice gift for the birthday girl.

Weekly Fave!

Just out in magazine racks is Interweave Knits 20th Anniversary Issue for Fall 2016. A tasteful, modern collection of 20 classic knits including cardigans and pullovers incorporating textured stitch patterns and colorwork. There are many projects I would love to knit, but if I had to choose one, the above would be my pick. I…

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A great classic for beginners from Purl Soho. Knit in their Linen Quill, a blend of wool, alpaca, and linen makes it a beautiful transition piece for all seasons, and the pattern is free! As an alternative I can see it knit up in fingering yarn or a favorite sock yarn.

Weekly Fave!

Another winner from Churchmouse Yarns and Teas; a flattering A-line shell, knit in a blend of pima cotton and modal rayon. It is a quick knit if you are looking for a summer idea. It could be a transitional piece extending into the fall season worn under a tailored jacket.