What Weight Is My Yarn? An Easy Way to Figure It Out
Photos above © Bluprint I found this knitting tutorial on Pinterest... Got a huge stash of second-hand, or even hand-me-down yarn? Jackpot! But not so fast...now you need to figure out if these mystery skeins will work for the project you were dreaming up. Full Post: Determine yarn weights
The Mattress Stitch: Sewing for Knitters
Alexis Winslow shows you how to sew seams on a knitted garment using the mattress stitch. The video shows step by step instructions for sewing perfect horizo...
Potholder Houses pattern by Regina Schoenfeldt
Here I offer only the chart pattern for a potholder. I am assuming that you are familiar with the double-faced knitting technique.
Copenhagen Building Blocks
This is a series of six grid patterns for knitted blocks, which can be sewn together into larger panels such as blankets. You can make each of the panels in a variety of colours, but the grids are also designed so that you can mix and match features to create new building blocks.