Someone recently asked me how to scale a children’s sweater pattern for an adult sweater. The largest size in the children’s directions was a size The pattern was a sideways knit, starting at the left cuff and knitting across
Bio Social Latest Posts By: Terry Matz Terry is a knitting late-bloomer, learning to knit as an adult from Internet tutorials, because she wanted a craft that was useful, fun, and portable. Knitting hats for cancer patients led her to design her own hat p
STETCHY cast on. How to knit the Italian Cast On. This method of starting a project is great for ribbing as well as brioche. It is almost invisible and has a great amount of stretch, making is perfect for cuffs on socks and sleeves as well as hats.
Knitting Tutorial: Long-Tail Cast On Without The Tail
Long tail cast on with no yarn waste Recently, I decided to make a baby blanket for a friend of mine. I gathered the yarn, bought an extra long cable for my circular needles and sat down to start the cast on. A cast on of 300 stitches using th