Category Archives: Technique

Beautiful Beginnings! Create a Super-Stretchy, Simple, Strong and Sleek Start to your Stretchy Knitting Project: The Two Needle Slip Stitch Cast-on

A tutorial for a super-stretchy, easy to do, tidy cast-on with description, photos and a video. My two favourite types of projects to make are lace shawls and socks. Depending on how you work them, either project may require a … Continue reading

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Save Time Finishing! Weaving in Ends as You Go on Purl Rows

Weave in the yarn ends as you work to save time and sanity! Continue reading

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Join As You Go Modular Tutorials

Modular knits are a great way to make large projects. In general, they are easy to knit, with lots of colour and with little finishing at the end. The series of videos shown below cover various aspects of doing a … Continue reading

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Everything you Ever Wanted to Know about the Long Tail Cast On

This video shows how to do the long tail cast on. First is a very quick refresher for those who already know how to do it, followed by an in-depth discussion of how to do the long tail cast on … Continue reading

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