Knitting Tutorial – Sling Heel Socks

Knitting Tutorial – Sling Heel Socks

[music] [00:00:07] In this tutorial, we’re going to learn to make these socks. They are socks with a new heel design. I’m calling them the sling heel socks. You don’t have to make them this long. But these are the sling heel socks with a different shaping thing going on with the toes or the

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6 Tips for Organizing Your Yarn Stash

6 Tips for Organizing Your Yarn Stash

Whether you’re just starting out or you’ve achieved sable, at some point, every knitter and crocheter becomes a yarn collector. Stashing yarn can mean you’re ready for your next project, or you’re accumulating inspiration. But it can also mean piles and piles of yarn. Don’t worry! I’m here to help. Here are six tips to

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Step 2: Crochet X Marks the Spot Afghan

Step 2: Crochet X Marks the Spot Afghan

Welcome back to The Crochet Crowd as well as my friends over at yarnspirations.com. Today we’re gonna move on to step number two of doing this afghan. This is X Marks the Spot. So we’re going to be adding an overlay to the existing granny square that you have. You should have six rounds in

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Knitting Tutorial – Tesserino Cowl

Knitting Tutorial – Tesserino Cowl

In this tutorial, we’re going to learn to make the cowl that I am wearing right now. It’s called Tesserino Cowl and the design is by Marie Chiba. And this tutorial is brought to us by Louet, because this cowl was designed using their GEMS Worsted yarns. This is really nice yarn for a cowl

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DK? Worsted? Sport? What are Yarn Weights?

DK? Worsted? Sport? What are Yarn Weights?

Aran, worsted, sport. What’s in a name? Well these names are all about yarn weights. And they can sound confusing but they’re actually really helpful when you’re shopping for yarn. Have you ever seen this symbol on a yarn label? What the heck does that mean? Well, that’s the weight of the ball of yarn.

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