Clever tricks and aha moments.
Even a garter-stitch shawl requires Moments Of Skill. A bit of wisdom from the field.
There’s more than one way to seam a sweater.
The finish line! The utter joy of Banging Out a Carbeth cannot be overstated. (OK, maybe we just did. But still.)
Keepin’ it real: when overconfidence kicks in, there are lessons in humility ahead.
Can crowdsourcing be a solution to the age-old problem of lying swatches?
Sometimes the tool we instinctively reach for may not be the right choice.
Knitting that makes you go WHOA.
How to cast on a large number of stitches without running out of yarn, join without twisting, and know when it’s time to stop knitting so you don’t run out of yarn.
Let’s say you want to knit something the size of a queen bed, or perhaps big enough to cover your…
Anybody who knits observes a few necessary traditions: the winding o’ the yarn. The knitting o’ the swatch. The photocopying…
When I’d made it through the first 44-row repeat of Jade Starmore’s Glenesk pullover, aka My Constant Companion, I started to…
Here’s a quick example of Elizabeth Zimmermann’s celebrated Phony Seam technique. The phony seam is a way of creating…