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October 11, 2019

Here's a handy colorwork knitting technique for the Halloween mystery mittens: how to catch long floats in colorwork on the next round. This method can be used even 2 to 3 rounds after a long float has been formed!

October 4, 2019

Here are two tutorials for the techniques used in the Horror-riffic Halloween Mystery Mittens: a two-color cast-on for a two-color ribbing.

September 20, 2019

How do you knit a left-leaning decrease? What is the best mirror-image counterpart to a K2tog (knit two together) decrease? Let's find out.

July 19, 2019

What is the best, stretchiest stretchy bind-off for knitting? This tutorial compares 12 different bind-off methods and ranks them according to stretch and flare.

June 28, 2019

Are you struggling to knit afterthought heels that fit? This blog post shows two techniques for improving afterthought heel fit and shape: short-row mini gusset and rounded decreases.

June 21, 2019

Everyone has their favorite stretchy bind-off method to use for toe-up socks, for example. Here's five more stretchy bind-off techniques to learn!

May 24, 2019

Learn how to knit a stretchy bind-off. Here's a selection of five methods that can be used whenever your need a flexible, elastic bind-off edge with a lot of give. These bind-offs are perfect for toe-up socks but can also be used for shawls, sleeve cuffs, or hems.

April 19, 2019

Learn how to knit two color brick stitch, a decorative stitch pattern used in the third clue of the Spring It On! mystery shawl. This video tutorial will show you how to knit this stitch pattern made with two contrasting colors and slipped stitches.

April 5, 2019

Learn how to knit the decorative twisted star stitch, used in the first clue of the Spring It On! mystery shawl. These two video tutorials will show the easy way with garter stitch in between stars and the more advanced way with slipped stitches.

March 22, 2019

Round-up of five methods you can use to bind off knitting, that is, to finish your knitting project so that the live stitches on the needle don't unravel. From the standard bind-off you first learned to the decorative picot bind-off, these five techniques can be us...

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