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January is Selfish Knitting Month

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January is Selfish Knitting Month

It’s that time of year again, that blissful season after the Holidays when you finally have time to refocus on yourself and your priorities.  So, let’s talk about those two words that we are seeing everywhere… Selfish Knitting.

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THE SECRETS OF HAND DYEING YARN

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THE SECRETS OF HAND DYEING YARN

As you can see this week there is no video. I suffered an injury on my hand and I cannot knit well at the moment. Therefore I have this written post for you. We receive a lot of positive feedback from our customers about the colors of our yarns. As with many things in life, there are two important things about hand-dyeing yarns: education and experience. In today’s blog post I will talk about dyeing different types of fibers and how to care for them. The first and most important thing you have to consider is if a fiber is...

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4 WAYS TO KNIT A TRIANGULAR SHAWL

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4 WAYS TO KNIT A TRIANGULAR SHAWL

Today I will show you 4 ways to knit a triangular shawl yourself. Please feel free to try this at home!

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HOW TO KNIT PERFECT EDGES AND BUBBLES

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HOW TO KNIT PERFECT EDGES AND BUBBLES

Hello again! We receive a lot of requests from our customers asking about how to get their edges right when knitting. Well, I can help with that and so I thought it would be a good topic for our weekly video tutorial. Click on the image above to watch the video. This time our knitting tutorial consists of 3 […]

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MERRELL HAT AND SCARF KNITTING TUTORIAL

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MERRELL HAT AND SCARF KNITTING TUTORIAL

This time I will show you the SKEINO Merrell Hat and Scarf, a knitting kit that will not only knit up a scarf but a hat too! It is a 2-yarn project and super easy to do, even if you are a beginner knitter. In the first part of this episode I will explain the structure […]

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