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One-of-a-kind patterns, technique tutorials, and projects galore: what more could a knitter ask for? Enjoy endless knitting inspiration daily on the Craftsy Knitting Blog!

Luscious Loom Knitting

By Emily Vanek
Loom KnittingAs if knitting on needles wasn’t enough, the latest craze to hit the yarn world is loom knitting! Learn the craft of the loom. Read more »

Herringbone Knit Pattern: For a Timeless, Elegant Look

By Sarah Johnson
Classic Knit HerringboneThe herringbone is a classic, elegant stitch that never fails to please! While the herringbone knit pattern is most associated with English men's jackets, made in a heavy twill fabric, it also works well for scarves, cowls, and blankets. Learn about the many ways to vary a herringbone look. Read more »

Bringing Log Cabin Beyond Quilts

By Emily Vanek
Log Cabin KnittingWhen you think of Log Cabin in crafting it probably brings to mind quilting: that classic square made up of smaller rectangles in light and dark fabrics. Well now you can have that same look, but by knitting! Come explore the Log Cabin knitting technique; a fun and simple way to incorporate a patchwork like pattern into any project. Read more »
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Free Pattern Friday: Knits, Quilts & More

By Craftsy

Each Friday, Craftsy brings you a whole batch of free patterns straight from the Craftsy Pattern Marketplace. This week we've got awesome free patterns for knitting, quilting, sewing, crocheting, paper crafts, and more!

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Lovely Lace Design

By Craftsy
Lace DesignsEvery knitter comes to find they have a favorite technique, and lace is often one that has special appeal. Explore the variety of lace knitting designs, involving different kinds of yarns and patterns, in many styles and shapes! Read more »

Wrap and Turn In Tutorial, Enjoy!

By Craftsy
Wrap and Turn in TutorialAs you progress in your knitting you'll surely encounter short rows and the wrap and turn. Enjoy these step by step instructions for a wrap and turn which will come in handy for knitting socks, sweaters, and more! Read more »

Fix-It Friday: How to Tink

By Sarah Johnson
How to TinkIt’s a fact of life that if you knit, you’re eventually going to make a mistake. The trick is knowing how to fix it, because all mistakes can be fixed. Learn how to unknit and remedy a dropped stitch. Read more »

Free Pattern Friday: Knits, Quilts & More

By Craftsy
Free Knitting PatternsCheck out this new Friday series, where we post our favorite free patterns. From knits, to quilts, to jewelry, to embroidery (and more), we have the free pattern perfect for your next crafting endeavor! This is definitely the best way to kick off a weekend filled with creative crafting. So be sure to make the Craftsy blog a regular stop for you; that way you can stock up on fantastic free patterns! Read more »