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Chevron Knitting: Tips for Enviable Zigzags

Posted by on Aug 27, 2014 in Knitting |

Sometimes choosing yarn and colors for chevron knitting patterns can be a little overwhelming. With so many options, it's hard to know where to start. Next time you're itching to knit chevron, refer back to these tips to figure out how to begin your chevron knitting project.

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Get Creative With Quirky Knitting Patterns and Projects

Posted by on Aug 25, 2014 in Knitting | Comments

Call them quirky, unconventional, off-the-beaten path, or eccentric, but don't call them crazy! The following patterns are anything but standard, and some may even call them mildly bizarre. Each of these patterns demonstrates its designer's creativity and out-of-the-box thinking. Check 'em out!

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How to Rip Your Knitting: Techniques for Fixing Knitting Mistakes

Posted by on Aug 24, 2014 in Knitting | Comments

It's happened to all of us at some point: You notice a mistake far enough back in your knitting that you can't tink. You must rip back. But is there an easier way to rip back your knitting without ruining what you've already done? Yes! Here are a few simple techniques to making ripping back your knitting a lot easier, and a lot faster too.

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Free Pattern Friday: A Quilt Journal, Swanky Crocheted Scarf + More!

Posted by on Aug 22, 2014 in Crocheting, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Quilting, Sewing | Comments

Happy Friday creatives! We've got another amazing roundup of fun free patterns just for you. From sensational knit shawls to a figure-flattering dress (even a free tutorial on making homemade flour tortillas!), you're going to love where these fabulous free finds take you.

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Color Your World: 5 Extraordinary Color-Play Knits

Posted by on Aug 21, 2014 in Knitting | Comments

Are you fascinated and inspired by color? Color adorns our world, from the brights of your spring garden to the soft pastels of an ocean-side sunset, to the vibrant earthy tones of autumn's foliage. These five extraordinary patterns, found right here on Craftsy, would make Kaffe Fassett, the king of color, proud.

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Splash Into Savings: Save Up to 70% on Select Supplies in Our Whale of Flash Sale

Posted by on Aug 21, 2014 in All, Crocheting, Knitting, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving |

Splash into end-of-summer savings! You'll find select kits, fabric and yarn at up to 70% off during our Whale of a Flash Sale, going on now. From best-selling quilting kits to your favorite skeins, these items are going to go fast, so don't wait. Shop and start saving today!

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