During my many, many years of knitting, I have come across some tips and tricks that I thought might be helpful to you. This first tip is about the tension on a colorwork project. This has helped me immensely and saved me hours of ripping back and reknitting. I hope it enriches your knitting journey!
Wow! It is amazing to me what a huge difference changing my sweaters from a Shawl collar (which I love the look, just not on me) to a thin lapel m...
I have made so many things over the years but it has only been in the last few that I have made garments. Sometimes I will see a pattern that I really like, buy it, get the yarn, spend hours knitting it up and love wearing it. Sometimes unfortunately I find that it doesn't fit properly, I don't feel comfortable in it or like the way I look in it. And those pieces are doomed to life in the back of my closet to languish.
Have you ever read a book that you just can't put down and want to go on and never end because it is that good? That is what I am experiencing knitting the Guthrie Sweater by Caitlin Hunter of Boyland Knits.