5 Trends in Scarf Knitting

Knitting has always been a fun hobby, but also a very useful one. Over the years, knitters have enjoyed making all kinds of projects; everything from sweaters and Afghans to knitted carpets and toys. One of the most popular and versatile knitting projects is scarf knitting. Once considered a starting …

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All About Knitting Machines

This article generally covers some background information about knitting machines and the various models available. A knitting machine is used to produce knitted fabrics and clothing on a fixed bed with crochet hooks. A knitting machine is made from a needle bed, a carriage and yarn guides, but it can …

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5 Tips for Scarf Knitting

Does your newest knitted scarf look like an inner tube? Is your scarf long enough to wrap around your neck and three other people? Have you chosen the perfect scarf pattern and discover that the yarn is no longer available? Well, there is help. Just continue reading to discover my …

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Best Summer Yarns for Knitting

It looks like we cut down our Christmas trees last week, and now the winter is over and the warm weather has arrived. While our knitting thoughts change into lighter patterns and more open woven designs, the question that comes to mind is more than any other … which yarn …

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Knitting Help With Styles And Methods

There are many styles and methods to knit. Continental knitting and English or American knitting are both styles. The continental style knits with needles, but uses more of your fingers to throw the yarn, because the English style is more where you use your hands and throw the yarn around …

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Re-Use Those Plastic Knitting Needles

If you have inherited the plastic knitting needles from your grandmother, you can reuse them here. Use them in the kitchen as chopsticks when you make Chinese food or eat sushi. When you make your own cotton candy, use it as the stick to spin the cotton candy. (We don't …

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10 Things You Can Knit Today

If you are new to knitting, or have been knitting for a while, you may already be aware of the kind of things you can knit, or maybe you are looking for inspiration. Here are 10 things you can start knitting today: 1. Baby clothing is always a welcome addition, …

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Machine Knitting – The Pros and Cons

Traditionally, knitting is usually done with two or more needles and by hand. Fortunately, it is in no way limited to these methods or many people could never fully enjoy the pleasure of creating their own line of hand-knitted products and perhaps even earn some money and some pleasure with …

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