From Grandma to Trendsetter: Knitting Has Become Cool Again!

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Knitting, once seen as a hobby exclusively for grandmothers, has made a remarkable resurgence in recent years. In this article, we will unravel the age-defying popularity of knitting and explore how it has transcended the age divide. We will debunk stubborn stereotypes that have long associated knitting with old age and showcase its newfound coolness … Read more

Different Types Of Knitting – English vs Continental

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Did you know that there are different types of knitting? Should I rather say there are two main styles of knitting and I am going to make a study of both of them, even though I have always done the English Style. When I started this website a few years ago, I  found out that … Read more

The Best Of Rowan Knitting Patterns

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Are you a fan of Rowan Knitting Patterns? Did you know you can purchase a book with all their best patterns. If you are an avid knitter, then you will really appreciate having this book in your collection. You could also gift it to somebody special who loves to knit. This post does contain affiliate … Read more

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

Stephen West – (WHO IS HE?)

Stephen West

Stephen West is a well-known knitter and one of the most dynamic knit designers around today. You can check out his website here. Stephen West is a wonderful example of a male knitter who has broken out of the conforms of society and made a lot of money with his passion for knitting. Stephen West … Read more

Great Loom Knitting Books To Purchase Online

Loom Knitting Books

Here is a selection of wonderful loom knitting books that you will love and they are so easy to order online at the best prices from Amazon. If you do decide to buy one of these books, I will get a small commission from Amazon at no extra cost to you. Maybe you haven’t yet … Read more

Where Did Knitting Originate – Brief Knitting History For You

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Have you ever wondered where did knitting originate? Who invented knitting? How did it all start? Knitting’s origins lie in the basic human need for clothing to protect us against the elements.  The word comes from the word knot, which is thought to originate from the Dutch verb ‘knutten’ which is similar to the Old … Read more

Giant Knitting – What Is It And How Can I Get Started?

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Giant knitting is the latest trend to come out with knitting. Giant knitting is once again bringing knitting back into popularity. No longer is knitting considered a hobby for women of rocking chair age, as knitting over the past decade is experiencing a rejuvenation. Knit chicks and knit-nerds are taking over and they’re not knitting … Read more


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