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Take a knitting pattern and modify it! Find out how Cynthia MacDougall did it using the free pattern from yesterday’s post for the Snug as a Bug jacket. Shape it your way for the right fit!
Find out what ‘ease’ is and why it’s important when knitting garments that fit well and are roomy enough for comfort. Check out today’s free pattern and how ‘ease’ figures into this soft and comfy project, made with super bulky yarn, that’s sure to keep you snug as a bug!
When the question is whether to knot or not to knot, you need expert advice. Cynthia MacDougall lays out four methods for weaving in your ends when using chenille yarn whatever the size. So, when you cast on or cast off, weave in ends and join to a new yarn, or want to make a continuous strand of yarn, you’ll find the best way right here!
Using big yarn and big needles? Then, make sure your project is on the right track by knitting up your samples! Getting to know your Bella Chenille Big yarn means you’ll save time and end up with a great looking knitted product!
Keep the chills away and the excitement near as you knit your next project with Bella Chenille Big Glimmer. Find out why this super bulky chenille yarn will soon become your favorite…It just might be because it’s super soft, and super quick to work with! Join Cynthia MacDougall this week as she tells you all about what makes this yarn irresistible!
Do you have all your knitting tools gathered yet to make this cozy gorgeous Cabled Poncho? What color of Lion Brand Wool-Ease Thick & Quick yarn did you choose? Fiona Stevenson ends the week revealing her incredible Cabled Poncho. Goes to show you that you can do it too…with the right tools of the trade. Free Pattern.
Stay motivated, keep track, and finish your project with a smile on your face using these special little extra knitting tools. Find out how row counters and stitch markers make your knitting more enjoyable, and how using blockers gives your finished project a neat and professional look. Free pattern.
This is the time to think about the small things, such as little knitting essentials that you absolutely must have for any knitting project. Find out which ones are Fiona Stevenson’s favorites and how indispensable they are for your Cabled Poncho using Lion Brand Wool-Ease Quick & Easy yarn. Free pattern.
Have you figured out which knitting needle works best for you and your project? Fiona Stevenson shares her experience with using wood, metal, and acrylic needles and which one she prefers to knit with. Make sure you have the right needle for your Cabled Poncho knitting project. Free pattern.
Knitting is not simply about grabbing your yarn and needles and – GO! Fiona Stevenson helps you find some great accessories to make your knitting a breeze, supplies you just must have, especially to make this fun Cabled Poncho with Lion Brand Wool-Ease Thick & Quick yarn. Free pattern.