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Hem Knits with a Lettuce Edge
There’s nothing prettier than a delicate undulating lettuce edge, whether on lingerie or rib knit. The waves can be create …
Ultimate Beginner's Guide to Tapestry Crochet
Tapestry crochet is a niche of crochet that intimidates a lot of people because it involves a lot of different yarn color …
Personalize Your Patterns with Free Grid Paper
Do you love adding initials to your projects? We've got some great news for you — free grid paper so you can personalize a …
Sew a Rolled Hem On Your Serger
There’s no better tool to create a professional looking narrow rolled hem than your serger. Whether you sew it on a fine s …
Sewing on Sequin Trim
Sequin trims come in a variety of configurations—from a single line to wider bands. Most wider bands are best attached by …
Use Hand Stitching to Add Unique Style
Sometimes a garment needs just a little something and easy, simple Hand Stitching adds unique style! What you may know as …
Ultimate Beginner's Guide to Thread Crochet
What was your reaction when you saw the recent news about the beautiful …
Ultimate Beginner's Guide to Tunisian Crochet
Tunisian crochet is a type of crochet that holds multiple loops on the hook in a style similar towhat is done in knitting. …
Ultimate Guide to Crochet Solomon's Knot
The Solomon's Knot takes the basic features of simple crochet stitches and elevates them to create a unique design that is …
Modern Kantha Stitching
The classic stitches of Kantha are gentle, purposeful and full of modern possibility! This traditional Indian art is enjoy …
Ultimate Guide to Join-As-You-Go Crochet
Join-as-you-go crochet (also known as JAYGO) is important to add to your repertoire of crochet techniques if you love to m …
How to Square a Crochet Circle
There are so many inspiring crochet circle patterns out there. But what if you want to make a blanket or other item that h ..
Ultimate Beginner's Guide to Broomstick Lace Crochet
Broomstick lace is a unique crochet stitch. The design is made by using a crochet hook to pull tall loops of thread up on to a dowel.
Ultimate Guide to Basketweave Crochet
The basketweave crochet stitch is a beautiful textured stitch that creates a woven fabric rich in density and beauty. It c …
Ultimate Beginner's Guide to Bead Crochet
Many people are intimidated by the idea of incorporating beads into their crochet work. It isn't just an extra step in the …
Knit i-cord: The Essentials
Making an i-Cord is a quick and easy way to create a beautiful knit cord which can be incorporated into many projects. A f …