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Knit Garter Stitch Dishcloth Pattern + Tutorial

Reading Time: < 1 minute Garter Stitch Dishcloth Start putting your basic skills of knitting together with your first project as the Garter Stitch Dishcloth. Remember, the garter stitch is just a term for the knit stitch back and forth without doing anything special. When every row is a knit stitch, it’s referred to as a garter stitch. The tutorial […]

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Knit Long Tail Cast On + Tutorial

Reading Time: < 1 minute Cast On Thumb Long Tail Cast on The Thumb Long Tail Cast On is very similar to the regular long tail cast on. It’s just a difference of holding the yarn. This method is pretty straight forward without anything too complex. If you remember, the long tail cast on has you wrap the yarn around your […]

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Knit Long Tail Cast On + Tutorial

Reading Time: < 1 minute Cast On using Long Tail Method Casting on with a Long Tail requires you to not start your slip knot close to the end of the strand. It will require you to use two strands that intertwine with each other. This technique takes a bit of getting used to and isn’t very difficult. With your […]

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Knit Twist & Transfer Cast On + Tutorial

Reading Time: < 1 minute Cast On Using the Twist & Transfer Another method of Cast On with your knitting is the Twist & Transfer. Originally, my mother showed me a similar method but I didn’t twist. Until I saw a Bernat.com video from many years ago, I hadn’t realize I should have been doing the twist. Without the twist, my […]

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Knit Between Loops Cast On + Tutorial

Reading Time: < 1 minute Cast On Between Loops When it comes to knitting, there are many methods to casting on. Casting on means to start a new strand of yarn. This is the very beginning of the project where you have to create the loops on the knitting needle to be the foundation. In this method, you start off […]

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