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Want to Practice Your Stranded Colorwork? Knit Some Polka Dot Patterns!

Posted by on Sep 7, 2014 in Knitting |

In order to knit polka dots, you need to be familiar with stranded colorwork. While stranded colorwork can be a little frustrating — carrying floats is no party! — it's a piece of cake if you practice enough. And what better way to practice than with polka dot knitting patterns? Practice your stranded colorwork with these polka dot patterns, plus our suggestions for colorwork Craftsy classes to help you along the way.

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Get Into the Grafting Groove: Tips for Grafting Your Knitting

Posted by on Sep 6, 2014 in Knitting |

Have you ever read pattern directions that require you to graft two ends of your knitting? Don't feel lost! Read on for a helpful description of the knitted graft plus tips for knitting projects that always turn out lovely!

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A+ Knitting: Back-to-School Knits for Kids

Posted by on Sep 5, 2014 in Knitting |

I hate to admit it, but it's time for the kids to head back to school, if they haven't already. The evidence is in the bare school supply shelves at stores every where. But let's go beyond pencils and notebooks, it's time for some back-to-school knits for kids! Knitters, get ready to cast on some fun knits for kids that will look great in the halls and on the playgrounds.

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Craftsy FPF: Bring on the Color With 8 FREE Colorful Patterns + Project Ideas!

Posted by on Sep 5, 2014 in Crocheting, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Paper Crafts, Quilting, Sewing |

September is all about the color — from bright farmers markets full of fresh, colorful produce to eye-popping landscapes laden with the first of changing leaves. Draw inspiration from the season's dazzling colors for your next project with one of this week's free pattern finds!

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Knit Love: Spend September in Stitches With a FREE Yarn Wallpaper Calendar!

Posted by on Sep 4, 2014 in Crocheting, Knitting |

You already take your yarn with you everywhere — why not take it with you on your computer and tablet? Check out the FREE virtual, knitting-themed calendar for your desktop and tablet, featuring lovely skeins from Imperial Yarns. Download yours today to take your love for stitching with you wherever you go!

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Transition from Summer to Fall With Fabulous Skirt Knitting Patterns!

Posted by on Sep 3, 2014 in Knitting |

Skirt knitting patterns satisfy a lot of my wardrobe requirements. They're comfortable, plus they can span different seasons if you style them the right way. Check out these Craftsy skirt knitting patterns and start planning for your transition from summer into fall.

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