• 19:06

    Mosaic Knitting: Working in Garter Stitch

    Mosaic Knitting is a fun slipped stitch technique that has hundreds of stitch patterns to choose from. These stitch patterns can be worked in both Stockinette Stitch and Garter Stitch. In this video, knitting expert Mary Beth Temple demonstrates how to work a mosaic knitting pattern in garter stitch. MOSAIC KNITTING CHART The chart that…

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  • 18:42

    Knit a Sideways Triangle Garter Stitch Shawl

    Sideways triangles are fun to knit and it’s easy to work them to a size in which you’ve used up all your yarn. In this video, Jen Lucas gives you a recipe-style pattern for how to knit a sideways garter stitch shawl. The shawl has increases on one side for half the piece, and then…

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  • 20:41

    Knit a Heart-Shaped Garter Stitch Shawl

    Top-down shawls are an immensely popular shawl shape because they are so versatile as well as easy to knit. In this video, shawl designer Jen Lucas gives you a recipe-style pattern for how to knit a top-down shawl in garter stitch that is heart-shaped. Extra increases are worked along the top of the shawl to…

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  • 6:33

    Putting Together Mitered Squares

    Mitered squares are so fun to knit and there are many ways to put them together into your project. In this video, Michele Lee Bernstein explores a couple ways to put the mitered squares together. Michele begins by taking individual squares and discusses how to seam them together. They can be arranged so that all…

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  • 15:32

    Log Cabin Squares

    Log Cabin Squares are commonly found in quilting patterns, but they are also a fun knitting technique. In this video, Michele Lee Bernstein explains how to knit a log cabin square. Michele begins by explain basic log cabin square construction. They are typically worked in a garter stitch, making it an easy and relaxing project.…

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  • 2:52

    Knit Stitch versus Purl Stitch

    Being able to read your knitting is an important tool to have in your knitter’s toolbox. In this video, knitting expert Michele Lee Bernstein explains how to tell the difference between knit stitches and purl stitches. Knit stitches look like smooth “Vs” and purl stitches look like small bumps. Michele explains her method of remembering…

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  • 2:00

    Knitting Scottish Style

    When it comes to knitting mechanics, there’s a few different ways that knitters will hold the yarn and needles to make their stitches. Every knitter finds a style that works for them. In this video, Jill Wright breaks down how to knit using the Scottish method of knitting. She demonstrates how to tension the yarn,…

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  • 14:42

    Better Garter Tab Cast On for Crescent Shawls

    The garter tab cast on is a popular technique used to start top-down shawl patterns. In this video, shawl expert Michele Lee Bernstein explains her method of making a better garter tab when working a top-down crescent shawl. Michele begins by showing several crescent shawl swatches. She notes that in some cases, a small but…

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  • 2:05

    Counting Rows in Garter Stitch

    Garter stitch is a simple, squishy fabric created by knitting every stitch, when working back and forth in rows. In this video, Mary Beth Temple demonstrates how to count rows when working garter stitch on your knitting projects. A defining feature of garter stitch is the purl bumps or ridges that are created by working…

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