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4 finishing techniques that take your knitting from homemade to handcrafted

4 finishing techniques that take your knitting from homemade to handcrafted

I hope my last post gave you the courage to embrace your body shape, and inspired you to knit up the ...
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Knitting to create the perfect fit

Knitting to create the perfect fit

I hope you were encouraged to jump into lace knitting with both needles after reading my post yesterday, how to make ...
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How to make lace fun to knit!

How to make lace fun to knit!

My first post helped choose yarn with the right fiber content by looking at Unity Yarn by Fibra Natura, and yesterday ...
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How to choose the perfect color combination for your knits

How to choose the perfect color combination for your knits

Yesterday I talked about how the fiber content of Unity yarn inspired me to choose it for my Graphite Tank top. Today ...
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Fiber content, the foundation of knitting

Fiber content, the foundation of knitting

Knitting the Graphite Tank Top with Unity yarn This week I’ll be creating the Graphite Tank top using Unity yarn, ...
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The gentle shading of Unity Beyond creates horizontal stripes that are softer and more flattering to the figure than sharp color changes.

Knitting a shrug-yoke top-down seamless tee shirt – part 2

This week we've been looking at knitting with Unity and Unity Beyond yarns by Fibra Natura. Today I'm sharing the ...
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Knitting a shrug-yoke top-down seamless tee shirt - part 1

Knitting a shrug-yoke top-down seamless tee shirt – part 1

Maybe you've never heard of a shrug-yoke sweater construction. I'm not sure I've heard the name before, but I haven't ...
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The aptly named "Flying V" shawl uses a starker contrasting solid Unity yarn to highlight the lace motif that break up the multi-colored tones of Unity Beyond.

Unimaginable drape and comfort in knit designs made with Unity yarn

Yesterday and the day before we looked at the structure and fiber content of Unity and Unity Beyond by Fibra ...
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The wool content of Unity and Unity Beyond helps with blocking. The finished piece can be stretched out to highlight lace or to modify row gauge and the wool content is sufficient to give the yarn "memory."

36% wool, 28% cotton, 18% linen and 18% bamboo, what yarn is this?

This week we're looking at Fibra Natura's Unity and Unity Beyond. Today I'll explore the fiber characteristics of this yarn ...
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The subtle bouclé texture and the moderate thick and thin twist of Unity result in textured knits that have a lot of body and visual depth.

Unraveling Unity and Unity Beyond: what makes this yarn unique?

This week, I'm excited to share my knitting experiences with Unity and Unity Beyond, an amazing blend of natural fibers ...
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