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Crazy for Knitted Cable Patterns

By Emily Vanek

Cable stitches are fun and can make your knitting look super intricate and complex, even if you use a basic cable. Explore knitting patterns that incorporate cables to see the versatility of this impressive stitch.

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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 »