knitting stitches

Three Simple Steps to Convert Stitch Patterns for Working in the Round

With so many stitch patterns available these days, it is quite easy to turn a basic project into a one of a kind creation. Unfortunately, most stitch pattern dictionaries provide instructions for stitch patterns worked flat. So, if we want to change the look of socks, mittens or any other project worked in the round, […]

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Bubble Wrap Stitch

A few years ago I saw a photo of this stitch on Pinterest and got intrigued by the incredible texture. The photo showed a blanket that was clearly machine knit, and of course, there were no knitting instructions or even hints provided.  In most cases, machine knit stitches can be recreated in hand knitting, so

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