Entrelac is a knitting technique that's used to create fabric that looks like it's woven The fabric is knitted in interlocking rectangles and triangles; stitches are picked up and knit from the edges of previously knit sections. Entrelac can be knit flat or in the round, in stockinette or garter...
Jul 25, 2014
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Knitters have so many tools to explore, from knitting needles to notions to yarn! I also consider books a tool, especially reference books full of knitting techniques . Two that I can't manage without are Vicki Square's Knitter's Companion and Lisa Kartus's Knit Fix . The Knitter's...
We're all knitting socks! Last week, some of our in-house knit-along participants gave you an update on their progress—some have a finished pair to show off while others are just getting started. Editorial assistant extraordinaire (and unofficial house mother) Kathy Mallo has finished a sock...
Sweetheart Socks Knotty or Knice Socks On-Your-Toes Socks We've just come out with a download of sock patterns, Best of 2010: Top Ten Patterns for Knitted Socks (see photos of some of the "best of" at left). Looking through it got me thinking about how much I love to knit socks and some...
Note from Sandi: Ever wonder if famous designers look back on their early designs and say, "I would do that differently today"? We wondered this, too! Over the years, Nancy Bush , author of Interweave's new book Knitted Lace of Estonia: Techniques, Patterns, and Traditions , as well as...
Nov 12, 2008
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Weekend Getaway Satchel My husband Nicholas is the perfect knitter’s husband: adorable, patient, and tolerates both long afternoons spent in yarn shops and large piles of yarn in the linen closet with equal parts humor and grace. However, he was mystified by the entire concept of me knitting a...