Knit Parquet Blanket + Tutorial

Knit Parquet Blanket

Knit Parquet Blanket If you are looking to knit a beautifully designed blanket, then take a look at the Parquet Blanket by Yarnspirations. Knitted with Bernat Maker Home Dec yarn, makes this design easy work.  The diagram below will help guide you through the pattern to create a lovely project to brighten up your home decor. Diagram Tutorial More Ideas using Bernat Maker Home Dec & Fashion Yarn Need more ideas using this yarn. This yarn catches many by surprise on the softness and how well it knits and crochets.

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Knit Mossy Dots Pillow + Tutorial

Knit Mossy Dots Pillow

Knit Mossy Dots Pillow Yarnspirations has a lovely new project for you to knit, the Mossy Dots Pillow. This beautiful design features a combination of knit and purl stitches to give the feeling of polka dots.  Spice up your decor with a variety of color choice using the Bernat Maker Home Dec yarn. http://theknitcrowd.com/knit-mossy-dots-pillow-tutorial/ Knit Diagram This is the diagram Mikey was using in his tutorial. Feel free to click it to save or print it. Tutorial More Ideas using Bernat Maker Home Dec & Fashion Yarn Need more ideas…

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Let’s Knit: Purl 2 Together Through Back Loop – P2 Tog TBL + Tutorial

Let's Knit: Purl 2 Together Through Back Loop - P2 Tog TBL

Purl 2 Together Through Back Loop – P2 Tog TBL The act of purling 2 together is the same concept of just regular purling into the back loop. In patterns, this is known as P2 Tog TBL. TBL is short form for Through Back Loop. Instead of just grabbing one stitch from the back side, you have to grab two stitches. This step is going to cause 2 stitches to become one stitch when you are done. Follow the tutorial below to see how it’s done. Tutorial

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Let’s Knit: Knit Through Back Loop – K TBL + Tutorial

Let's Knit: Knit Through Back Loop - K TBL

Knit Through Back Loop – K TBL The act of knitting through the back loop is pretty simple. This is known in abbreviations as K TBL. Short form of Knit Through Back Loop. Instead of insert the needle from the underside of the look like the regular knit stitch. You have to insert the needle head on into the stitch and keep the needle on the back side. Follow through like regular knitting from that point. Follow the demonstration below for more helpful tips. Tutorial

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Let’s Knit: Purl Through Back Loop – P1 TBL + Tutorial

Purl Together in the Back Loop - P TBL

Purl Through Back Loop – P TBL Purling through the back look sounds more complicated than it is. This motion causes the stitch to turn around. Instead of diving straight in to purl, you have to move the needle to around the back and come at the loop from the opposite direction. This method takes a bit of practice but isn’t hard to do. In patterns this is P TBL. TBL is short form for Through Back Loop. Follow the tutorial below. Tutorial

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Let’s Knit: Seed Stitch + Tutorial

Let's Knit: Seed Stitch

Seed Stitch The seed stitch is like the garter or stockinette stitch. It’s a technical term and not a fancy stitch in knitting. It’s the act of knitting what appears to be the opposite of the row below. To keep this stitch simple, you should do an odd number in your cast on. This way, you can start every row the same way. You will start as follows: Knit 1, Purl 1…. Keep repeating to the end. Start the new row the exact same way. It’s an easy technique and…

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Knit Stepping Stripes Pillow + Tutorial

Knit Stepping Stripes Pillow

Knit Stepping Stripes Pillow If you love decorator pillows, then you will love the knit Stepping Stripes Pillow from Yarnspirations. This beginner project features a simple knit and purl stitch to create a lovely textured pillow.  The pretty stripes will brighten up any decor.  Choose from many colors available using the Bernat Maker Home Dec yarn. Tutorial

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Knit Ridges Blanket Pattern + Tutorial

Knit Ridges Blanket by Yarnspirations

Knit Ridges Blanket Pattern Introducing a cozy knit Ridges Blanket by Yarnspirations. This beginner knit pattern features an easy mix of knit and purl stitches to create a lovely textured project.  The Bernat Maker Home Dec yarn makes this quick and simple. Plug out your needles and give this one a go. Tutorial  

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Let’s Knit: Slip Slip Purl – SSP + Tutorial

Slip Slip Purl - SSP

Slip Slip Purl – SSP The act of Slip Slip Purl, known in abbreviations as SSP is about making two stitches into one. But it’s not about purling 2 together… well not exactly. The first two stitches are slip stitched knitwise individually onto the other needle. Then, brought back to the original needle. Notice in the tutorial on how it is done. Then, you purl the two stitches together. The act of doing the slip stitching allows you to turn the loops giving a more desirable look. Follow the tutorial…

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