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Knitting a Cardigan with Gorgeous Cables & Bobbles
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When you see brioche knitting for the first time you typically have this reaction. You’re thrilled by the texture and mesmerized by the stitches.
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“Can you show a pattern that will teach me how to knit a blanket?” I finally have the perfect pattern to recommend. Here is how to knit a blanket!
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A Simple Knit Seat Cushion!
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This easy knit blanket is both cozy and stylish. The ripples are a throwback to the chevron afghans grandma used to make.
Wee Knit Hat that's perfect for baby!
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The Easy Going Knit Pullover
This pullover sweater is full of cuddly texture topped off in a cowl collar, and is incredibly warm and soft when knit in Bernat Roving.
Shandeh’s Cushy Lace Wrap in Patons…
If you’ve been following our Facebook page, you may have noticed that I recently designed a knitted wrap, using Patons Beehive Baby Chunky yarn.
Stylish Ways to Wear Your Poncho!
A poncho can be a fashionable way to protect you from those cold fall days when sweater weather is upon us. While we love a good sweater…