Tutorial Tuesday: Kitchener Stitch

This is a technique to create a seamless join.  This method is great for seaming toes of top-down socks, baby garments and any join where you don’t want to see a join. Kitchener stitch is also referred to as grafting and is the process of weaving together two sets of stitches that are still on the …

Tutorial Tuesday: Substituting Yarn

There are several reasons why a knitter might choose to use a different yarn from the one specificed in the pattern. Perhaps the yarn has been discontinued, or maybe the yarn is outside your budget or you might even already have a large stash (*cough* – like me) that you want to use something from that instead of …