Entries for month: September 2015

Prevent UFO's - Plan Ahead

Modifying sleeves to fit YOU is not rocket science! Here are 4 ways to adjust your patterns to fit.

Set In Sleeve

A fellow knitter recently commented that her set in sleeve pattern looked "wonky". There were 74 rows in the armhole opening and 62 rows in the sleeve cap. She thought the sleeve cap was "too short".  

Faux Seed Stitch on the Machine

Recently, a fellow knitter wanted to know how to work seed stitch on the machine. With a smile, my response was "very carefully"..... honestly, without a garter carriage, who wants to hand manipulate every other stitch, every row?

Ribber Clamps

Not sure if you have the correct clamps for your machine? Compare some of mine.

A Year of Machine Knit Pillows - September

September's Pillow technique includes a lot of inspiration for using cables and color.

This is a good introduction to Intarsia (knitting blocks of color on one row) plus cable practice.

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