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Brioche Chic – New Video Sneak Peek!

Have you seen Mercedes Tarasovich-Clark’s book Brioche Chic that came out late last year? It’s full of sophisticated, wearable patterns  for both men and women. I love that you can start out with smaller accessory projects and then tackle a larger sweater project once you feel comfortable with the techniques. The best part is, Brioche Chic…

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VIDEO: How to knit basic Brioche stitch

When Deborah Helmke’s Caen Cowl sample for Knitscene Fall 2015 arrived in the office, I fell in love with it. It’s one of my favorite colors, it’s squishy, and it’s totally oversized and trendy–you know that image of singer Lenny Kravitz and his giant, oversized scarf? It’s like that, but way more wearable by those of us who…

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Embroidery and Knitting: A Special Partnership

I have several pieces of needlework showcased in my home. They were all stitched by my mom, gramma, and great gramma. These items are so special to me; I feel connected to my heritage when I see them, and I love knowing that my joy in handwork was passed on to me by these beloved…

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Become a Sock Knitter

When I first started knitting, I was told numerous times that knitting socks wasn’t “hard.” And it isn’t, I guess, but like any new skill, it seems hard until you’ve had a little practice. And the best practice is . . . you guessed it, knitting a pair of socks! I started out with a…

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Knitscene Summer 2015 is here!

It’s kind of crazy to me to think that we’re already talking about Knitscene Summer 2015. It’s March. (I know you know that.) And yet here it is—ready for you to start knitting for warmer weather! We have four main stories in this issue, starting with our featured designer, Allyson Dykhuizen. Allyson designed a collection…

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How to Knit a Picot Cast-On

Mindy Wilkes’s Arnica Shawl from Knitscene Spring 2015 starts with a picot cast-on, a lovely decorative edge that creates picots, or tiny loops, at the edge of the shawl. This shawl begins with the picot edge, and then works a lovely lace pattern before working short-rows to finish the top of the crescent shawl shape.…

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Technique Thursday: the Chain-Edge Cast-on

This week, we had our first snow. It was brief, and none of it stuck around, but it hammered home the point: winter is coming. Time to knit yourself some snuggly accessories! Interweave Knits Winter 2015 features some great accessories, such as Erica Schlueter's Tanawha Wrap and  Fall River Cowl. Both are quick, cozy projects…

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Episode 1413 – Don’t Sweater the Small Stuff

Take your project from homemade to handmade on this episode of Telly award-winning Knitting Daily TV with Vickie Howell. For all the products and patterns featured on this season of Knitting Daily TV with Vickie Howell, visit our Pinterest boards. How-To: Designer and instructor Patty Lyons shares tips to make your next sweater a success.…