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#7 Fair Isle Hoodie, Vogue Knitting Holiday 2009

March 18th, 2010 · No Comments · How To Knit Stitches

This standard-fitting, zippered Fair Isle jacket has short cap sleeves and a fur-trimmed hood. Heather Carlson’s design also features k2, p2 ribbing around the yoke. Featured in Vogue Knitting Holiday 2009. Duration : 0:0:56 Technorati Tags: 2009, Carlson, Fair, Heather, holiday, hoodie, Isle, knitting, Vogue

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Different Types of Hats to Knit

March 16th, 2010 · 14 Comments · How To Knit Stitches

Knit Picks designer Nina talks through four different styles of knitted hats and the benefits of knitting each. The hat kits shown are the Maeve Hat, the Learn to Knit Scarf and Hat Kit, the Brigit Cabled Hat and Scarf Kit, and the Hugo Hat Kit. You can purchase these kits at http://www.knitpicks.com/kits/knitting_kits.html?medid=YouTube Duration : […]

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#6 Fair Isle Yoke Top, Vogue Knitting Holiday 2009

March 14th, 2010 · No Comments · How To Knit Stitches

Close-fitting, short-sleeved and featuring raglan armholes, this pullover by Fiona Ellis exhibits a Fair Isle pattern across the yoke and seed stitching around the edges. Knit from the bottom up in “temple” by Alchemy Yarns. Duration : 0:0:48 Technorati Tags: 2009, Ellis, Fair, Fiona, holiday, Isle, knitting, top, Vogue, Yoke

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Knitting resolutions, UFOs and a party

March 14th, 2010 · No Comments · How To Knit Stitches

Let’s clean out our old projects and share — one knitter’s "trash" is another’s "treasure."

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knitting fair-isle with two hands

March 12th, 2010 · No Comments · How To Knit Stitches

After struggling for a long time trying to do fair-isle two-handed, I finally figured out a method that works for me! I don’t know if anybody else holds the yarn this way, so I thought I’d upload the video to show people how I do it, maybe find out if there’s a name for it, […]

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Knitting events coming up in the next few days

March 12th, 2010 · 2 Comments · How To Knit Stitches

A knitting night is back and there are a couple yarn sales going on in Portland, Hood River and Bend.

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Knitting on airplanes

March 10th, 2010 · 24 Comments · How To Knit Stitches

Yeah, yeah, they’re boosting security again. What does this mean for our knitting?

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#5 Fair Isle Cardigan, Vogue Knitting Holiday 2009

March 10th, 2010 · No Comments · How To Knit Stitches

Laura Grutzeck’s loose-fitting Fair Isle cardigan sports contrasting color hemmed edges and is knit in the round, Norwegian-style. Stitches are cast on at the sleeves and steeks are cut at the front bands and cuff openings for individual style. Duration : 0:1:0 Technorati Tags: 2009, Cardigan, Fair, Grutzek, holiday, Isle, knitting, Laura, Vogue

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Coraline: Knitting Little Itty Bitty Outfits

March 8th, 2010 · 3 Comments · How To Knit Stitches

You may realize Coraline is stop motion animation and with that comes each puppet in the film and beyond that, someone has to outfit them! Would you believe one woman knitted all of Coraline’s sweaters and gloves?! Hard to imagine, yea? Take a look! Duration : 0:2:5 Technorati Tags: animation, Coraline, gaiman, henry, motion, neil, […]

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Knitting events coming up in the next few days

March 8th, 2010 · 2 Comments · How To Knit Stitches

A wool felting demonstration, pub knitting, color workshop, and a couple of sales in Portland and Hood River, plus a train visit of knitters from Seattle to Portland are on the agenda.

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