a swatch using magic loop to knit in the round

The magic loop method – knitting in the round the easy way

A step-by-step tutorial on how to knit magic loop using a single circular needle Do you want to start a tubular project? You tried knitting in the round on double-pointed needles but the technique was beyond you? Well, then you came to the right place because this tutorial is all about the super simple magic …

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a knitted project joined in the round without a gap

How to join knitting in the round

A step-by-step tutorial on joining knitting in the round with double-pointed needles or circular needles – without a gap or jog So, you want to knit a tubular project but you have no clue how to start? Or did you finish your first hat or sock only to notice there’s a weird jog right at …

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someone showing how to purl backwards continental style

How to purl backwards

A step-by-step tutorial on purling backwards the continental way to stay on the right side and avoid turning your project. Let me guess? You learned all about knitting backwards but nobody ever mentioned purling. And now you are wondering if it can be done at all? Sure! This tutorial is all about how to purl …

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knitting backwards the continental way - example with a swatch in stockinette stitch

Knitting backwards (continental)

A step-by-step tutorial on how to knit backwards the continental way. Everything you need to know about reverse knitting to avoid purling & turning your work. Do you want to learn how to knit in the opposite direction? Do you hate purling or turning your work around all the time? Then this tutorial is perfect …

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learning how to knit the continental way with a swatch

How to knit for beginners

A step-by-step tutorial on how to start knitting the easy continental way. All the basic techniques beginners need to learn for their first project. So, how do you knit? Are you wondering about the basics for beginners you absolutely need to learn? Or do you want to make the switch to continental knitting? Well, then …

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joining a new yarn in kitting with an easy method

How to join yarn in knitting

A step by step tutorial on joining yarn in knitting with 10 different techniques from easy to invisible – with or without knots & weaving in So, your yarn ran out and now you want to join a new ball, right? Or maybe you want to create some stripes with a different color. And now …

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changing colors with the back to back join shown on a knitted swatch

How to join yarn with the back join in knitting

A very precise and effective method to add a new color as you go without weaving in ends Are you looking for a way to join a new color in knitting without weaving in ends? And all the methods you tried didn’t leave you with a good transition. Well, then I’m sure you will love …

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knitting the perfect little entrelac knitting pattern

Advanced entrelac tips and tricks

Tips for knitting entrelac patterns to achieve neater results. How to prevent holes, yarn peeking through, and perfect your edges. I personally believe entrelac is one of the most underrated knitting patterns out there. You can achieve such stunning effects with this ingenious technique. Alas, most tutorials will repeat the same old instructions that result …

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the entrelac knitting pattern close up in different colors

How to do entrelac knitting

A step-by-step tutorial on the entrelac knitting pattern for beginners. Plus tips and tricks for a neat finish Have you seen a beautiful scarf or hat with interwoven squares in many different colors? And now you are wondering how to knit the entrelac knitting pattern? Well, then you came to the right place because this …

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a swatch where someone joined a new color using the weave in and twist method for intarsia

Weave in and twist – a simple way to join a new color

Step by step tutorial on how to join a new color with the weave in and twist method; perfect for intarsia Who doesn’t like knitting projects with more than just one skein? But when it comes to colorwork, you often have to weave in a lot of ends. The problem: the joins can often become …

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