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Easy as 1,2,3: Tools to Make Counting Rows in Knitting Easier

Posted by on Jul 27, 2014 in Knitting |

Counting rows in knitting is a necessary evil that we must all face if we want to move beyond garter-stitch scarves. But counting rows in knitting doesn't have to interrupt the flow of your needles. Here's why counting rows in knitting is so important, plus a few tools you can use to make the process less painful.

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Free Pattern Friday: Get Nerdy With 7 Geek-Loving Patterns!

Posted by on Jul 25, 2014 in Crocheting, Embroidery, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Paper Crafts, Quilting, Sewing | Comments

Hey there all you free pattern lovers — it's hip to be square! From Star Wars to science, get geeky with these FREE nebulously nerdy patterns.

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Shop the Summer Clearance Sale: Act Fast, While Kits, Fabric & Yarn Last!

Posted by on Jul 24, 2014 in All, Crocheting, Knitting, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving |

Save up to 75% off kits, fabric and yarn in our summer clearance sale. From best-selling sewing kits to your favorite Fat Quarters, these clearance items are going fast, so don't wait a single second. Shop now for amazing savings!

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7 Chevron Knitting Patterns That Are Easier Than They Look

Posted by on Jul 24, 2014 in Knitting |

Long before the trendy zigzag became popular in home decor and fashion, we knitters were using chevron knitting patterns. Now that the trend is taking off, we have even more knitting patterns to choose from. Need proof? Incorporate the trend into your stitches with these chevron knitting patterns from our talented Craftsy designers.

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Cutting Your Knitting on Purpose (Yikes!) With Steeks

Posted by on Jul 23, 2014 in Knitting | Comments

Having a major freak-out just thinking about cutting your knitting? Find out what steeks in knitting are — plus, what they can do to help make your knitting easier!

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Don’t Pro-Craftinate! Start Knitting Handmade Holiday Gifts Now

Posted by on Jul 20, 2014 in Knitting |

Avoid madness this coming holiday! How about we get started early this year, fellow knitters? Make your handmade gifts now and leave yourself time to enjoy the holiday. Check out these perfect knit gift ideas for everyone on your list!

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