Tag Archives: stitches

Damn straight I made it.

So what if that amazing summer sweater from ZARA is only an effortless $79.90. So what if you know knitting it will most likely cost you an arm and a leg. (Don’t even think of mentioning the word acrylic- it’s … Continue reading

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WHAT TO DO ABOUT TEXTING?

Global warming may be the reason our winter knit accessories are living a schizophrenic lifestyle. But as the weather gets cooler and cooler this season, the major problem here is something possibly even more pressing… WHAT TO DO ABOUT TEXTING? This … Continue reading

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TREND ALERT: COVER IT.

Summer is on all of our minds, unless, of course you live in Australia. But for those of us north of the equator, we can’t wait to break out in style for the beach, pool, or simply tanning in Central … Continue reading

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Cable it up

Cables have always been a way to jazz up your knitting. Whether a garment, blanket, or accessory, adding braids to your knits can only make your piece that much more attractive. While many knitters may be frightened by the cabling … Continue reading

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Lace up those hooks and needles…

Great news for knitters and crocheters, LACE has flooded the runways from garments, to stockings, to our favorite bags. Luckily, this trend is easily converted to lace charts for knitting, or created by crocheting with thin yarns.  Many knitters and … Continue reading

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Something Old, Something New

Who doesn’t love vintage these days? Well constructed garments have become a thing of the past, forcing savvy shoppers to look to used or gently worn clothing for fine well made garments. While trendy clothes have become accessible to mainstream … Continue reading

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The Bigger the Better

Believe it or not, spring is just around the corner. It’s time for knitters to answer the age old question “What do I knit as the weather gets warmer??”. Fortunately this season, fashion forward hand knitters have it easy- Open … Continue reading

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Outside the Knitting Stitch

Rodarte designs are unlike any other. They use color, fiber, and stitches that most knitters would be reticent to integrate into their garments. Drop stitches are never mistakes, but intentional design elements set to distinguish these fabrics from anything ordinary. Rodarte … Continue reading

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