Knit Ombre Ridge Blanket + Tutorial

Knit Ombre Ridge Blanket Pattern

Knit Ombre Ridge Blanket The Knit Ombre Ridge Blanket is a fun little stitch that uses 3 strands of Caron One Pound Yarn at the same time. If you look carefully at the pattern, you will notice the yarn has a gradation of colour transfer. This is done through the 3 strands used in the project. So for the solid colours, there are 3 identical colour strands in play. As the project knits up, you will eliminate one strand with a different colour… this changes the colour slightly. The entire…

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Knit Ribbon Yarn + Tutorial

Knit Ribbons Yarn

Knit Ribbon Yarn Ribbons Yarn by Red Heart is a fancy fun yarn to work with. It’s a structured mesh yarn that has a brilliant metallic look to the yarn. Of the ruffle yarns, this is one of my favourites. I love the look and how to use it. The sizes of the mesh structured holes dictate the gauge of this yarn. Therefore each start would look the same regardless the size of knitting needles used. I enjoyed using this product. Tutorial

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Knit Mighty Miter Pillow + Tutorial

Knit Mighty Miter Pillow Pattern

Knit Mighty Miter Pillow The Knit Mighty Miter Pillow is a simplistic design consisting of knit miter squares. The pattern is using a miter to make each one of the squares involve. From the pillow face, you can see 4 squares sewn together at the cast-on seam. The back side of the pillow is the same. To make this pillow, you need to make 8 miter squares and attach them together through whip stitching. Be sure to put in your pillow form into the pillow before closing. Seems like that…

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Knit Essential Stripes Blanket + Tutorial

Knit Essential Stripes Blanket

Knit Essential Stripes Blanket The Knit Essential Stripes Blanket is a simplistic blanket of just the garter stitch back and forth. If you are new to knitting, this is a great starter project if you want to go beyond dishcloths. There are 5 panels that make up this blanket. Together, they are sewn together to form the entire blanket. The pattern looks complicated but it’s really not. The pattern is long due to the colouring that is applied to it. Of course, you see striping, so this means there is…

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Knit Mermaid Tail – Child & Adult Sizes

Knit Mermaid Tail for Adults and Children

Knit Mermaid Tail Yarnspirations has extended their Snuggle Sack Series to include knit mermaid tails for both adults and children. The tails are worked in a complete round. You have to mark the round with a stitch marker so you can keep count. It’s using the seed stitch to produce the look. The fin area is just the garter stitch with some special instructions for getting the shaping. The pattern is classified as easy. As a new knitter, I would also agree with that as well. If you have been…

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18 Knit Towel Pattern Ideas

18 Knit Towel Pattern Ideas

Knit Your Own January White Sale Towels Some might think I’m a bit strange, but I would rather shop for new towels than new clothes.  Growing up, I really enjoyed shopping with my mom at the big January White Sales.  White sales come about in the late 1800’s when department stores would sell bed linens, which were only available in white at that time, at a discount.  Today, white sales revolve around many household items, and we know that we see all colors and not just white anymore. I have…

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Understanding the Knit Miter Squares + Calculator

Knit Mitered Squares

Knit Miter Squares + Calculator The act of Knit Miters is when you are creating a square where the stitches in the middle decreases to eliminate stitches out. This will create a square to form on your knitting needles and eventually finish off in the corner opposite. In the Knit Mitered Baby Blanket, as seen in the introduction picture, each square is a separate mitered square and has been sewn together as the end. This is simply every row as knit, which is technically the garter stitch. The trick to…

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Knit Pom Pom Yarn Scarf + Tutorial

Knit Pom Pom Scarf

Knit Pom Pom Yarn Scarf Yarn strands with puffs that are attached to the yarn strand in equal spaced increments. This can appear as Pom Pom Yarn. You can see many different types of yarn like this. You can see how to prepare to get started and how to use it. Use the tutorial as it’s easier to see how it’s done than to explain it. Tutorial

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Knit In A Wink Baby Blanket + Tutorial

Knit In A Wink Baby Blanket

Knit Baby Blanket Learn to knit the In A Wink Baby Blanket by Yarnspirations.com. This is just a simple garter stitch. It’s a great starter project for knitters to test their skills in knitting. The garter stitch is simply the knit stitch back and forth. There is nothing truly fancy about this pattern. The pattern suggests changing colours but you can make that choice that best suits your lifestyle. Tutorial

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