Knitting Through The Ages

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Let’s discuss knitting through the ages and knitting in general. Knitting has been around for centuries, and strangely enough, in the not too distant past, more men could knit than women. In more modern times, although there are a few famous knitters who are men, this hobby is now more popular with women, as they … Read more

The (AWESOMENESS) Of Owning A Knitting Machine

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If you love to knit, you have probably at one stage or another considered purchasing a home knitting machine. This post does contain affiliate links, which means that if you decide to purchase something off of this page, I will get a small commission, at no extra cost to you the buyer. Owning a knitting … Read more

Tapestry Art – Is It Still A Thing?

I was introduced to tapestry art back in primary school when we had to do a needlework project. I remember I could not get all the stitches to go the same way and my neighbour who was brilliant at embroidery had to help me a lot. Years later, I have a better understanding on how … Read more

How To Knit A Chunky Hat For Your Baby

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Here are instructions on how to knit a chunky hat for your baby. This hat is great for keeping out the cold and it is quick to knit up because there is no shaping. it is just a rectangle that is folded and sewn with some tassels to add a bit of fun. Measurements: This … Read more

Pinafore Dress Knitting Pattern For A Baby

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Keep your baby girl warm and looking gorgeous in this pinafore dress knitting pattern. This pattern makes one size only and fits a baby between the age of 6 and 12 months. The finished bodice measures 15cem wide and the length from hem to the end of the bodice is approximately 35cm. This post contains … Read more

Christmas Scrapbooking Ideas And Tips

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Need some Christmas Scrapbooking Ideas to motivate you for the upcoming holidays? Well, it is almost time to start getting into the Christmas Spirit.  Here are some Christmas Scrapbooking Ideas that you can use to get going with this year’s Festive Scrapbooking Layouts. The colours that we think of at Christmas time are mainly red, … Read more

How To Knit A Sweater For Beginners

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I have just finished knitting myself a sweater and it was so easy so this post is how to knit a sweater that is so easy that beginners can do it.  All you need to know how to do is plain and purl stitch. When you are done knitting your sweater, you will need to … Read more

PSSO Knitting – What It Is And How To Do It

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What Is PSSO Knitting? PSSO Knitting refers to pass slipped stitch over, which makes a bound-off stitch in the middle of a knitted row. Pass slipped stitch over is a decrease that appears in certain stitch patterns and in double decreases (decreasing 2 stitches at the same time). You can work it from the knit or purl … Read more

Free Baby Pullover Sweater Knitting Pattern

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Here is a free baby pullover sweater knitting pattern that is easy to make. This is an ideal pattern for beginners as it only consists of purl and garter stitch. Free Baby Pullover Sweater Knitting Pattern Measurements: To fit a baby of 18 (24) months. Chest measurement 61 (63) cm. Length to Shoulder 41 (46) … Read more