Knit a Baby Blanket

The easiest way to knit a baby blanket! Are you about to knit your very first baby blanket?  Or maybe you’re an experienced knitter, but curious about trying to knit without a pattern? Either case, this project is for you. There’s no pattern involved, you can use whatever yarn you prefer, and knit up any … Read more

Knitting with Cotton Yarn

Knitting with cotton yarn – 5 reasons to choose cotton Knitting with cotton yarn is fun, because there are so many possibilities. Cotton comes in all kinds of colors and dyes and all weights. It’s a durable yarn and it’s also cool to wear in the summer and soft on the skin. No wonder that … Read more

Use Stitch Markers in Knitting

9 ways to use Stitch Markers in Knitting I love stitch markers! It’s a multifaceted tool and sometimes beautiful as jewelry. Actually, there are stitch markers that double as necklaces. I picked out the cutest stitch markers available on Amazon in a previous post, and it was soo much fun! See what I found! Stitch … Read more

Measure gauge in knitting

Measure gauge like a pro! Gauge, or tension, is a very important measurement in knitting. Gauge is determined by how many stitches and rows the yarn get you to 4 inch or 10 centimeters, depending on which length system you use.  Hold your measuring tape horisontal and count the stitches that fit in 4 inches/10 … Read more