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SKP A Knitting Abbreviation
A common knitting abbreviation you are likely to come across is skp or sl1, k1,psso. Basically this is a method of decreasing 1 stitch with a sloped stitch leaning to the right
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Knitted headband with flower
Are you looking for a pattern for a pretty knitted headband with a flower? Check out this pattern, it is quick and easy to make - perfect for any little girl.
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Lace Knitting - Not for Beginners
Lace knitting is a decorative form of knitting generally with fine yarn that has 'holes' in the fabric to form a lacy pattern.
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How to Use a Cable Needle
If you want to knit arans you will need to learn how to use a cable needle. These needles are short needles with points at both ends used to manipulate the order of your stitches.
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True knitters can never have enough knitting patterns in there collection because you never know when the mood to start a new project will hit you and the first step is invariably hunting through that collection to find the perfect pattern.
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Easy Knitting Patterns
These easy knitting patterns are suitable for anyone that has learned the basic knitting techniques (how to knit, how to purl, how to cast on and off) and are really for something a little more challenging than plain garter stitch.
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How to Knit Baby Booties
When I asked for suggestions for new pages on this site how to knit baby booties was one suggestion that many, many, people requested. So here it is. On this page we will go through the steps to knit a simple pair of booties using a pattern that is suitable for beginners.
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Cable Knitting Patterns
One type of knitting stitch patterns that I find really intriguing are cable knitting patterns. Individual cable knitting stitch patterns are often combined in aran knitting patterns and their use creates texture and interesting shapes in your knitted fabric.
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ABC Baby Blanket Knitting Pattern
I had fun designing and knitting this lovely ABC Baby Blanket Knitting Pattern. It was a lot of knitting but as it was done one block at a time, it was very easy to put down and pick up again.
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Knitting Tension - What it is and Why it is Important
As a beginner you will come across the phrase knitting tension but you might not know what that phrase means or why it is so important. Getting your tension correct is vital if you want your project to end up being the right size and shape.
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