Knitting Department

Knitting Department Logo Knitting isn’t just for your grandmother any more! Our Knitting department offers you stitches, patterns, techniques and free projects for apparel to home decorating. We’ll give you information about knitting basics, as well as video and written tutorials and lessons to help you learn this lovely craft or enhance your skills if you’re not a beginner.

To help, we’ve provided some handy guides and charts for conversion, yardage estimates, knitting terms and abbreviations. You also can find information about spool knitting, a unique form of this handicraft.

Visit our online shopping store to load up on yarn, spools, needles and other knitting supplies.

Looking for Crochet? Check out our Crochet Department.

 


Recent Videos and Tutorials

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    Finger Knitting Tutorial

    Learn how to Finger Knit with these instructional tutorials.
    This video tutorial and written photo tutorial has step-by-step instructions on how to finger knit which can also be called finger weaving.

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    Easter Loop Yarn Wreath

    Learn how to make a cute, easy Easter wreath with loop yarn.

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    EZ Garter Ridge Pillow

    How to make a loop yarn pillow. This EZ Garter Ridge Pillow is a free pattern from Yarnspirations. Watch our video to learn how to make the pillow.
    Get the free pattern here.

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    Heart Pillow (Loop Yarn Project)

    Learn how to make a heart pillow with loop yarn by watching our video tutorial and reading our step-by-step photo tutorial. This is a fun, cute knitting project. No knitting needles required, just your fingers.

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    Loop Yarn - Attaching New Skein

    Learn how to attach a new skein of yarn when knitting with loop yarn. It is super easy to do!

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    Loop Yarn - Criss Cross Stitch Tutorial

    Learn how to knit the criss cross stitch with loop yarn. Watch our video tutorial and also read our step-by-step instructions.

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    Loop Yarn - Garter Stitch Tutorial

    Learn how to knit the garter stitch with loop yarn.

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    Loop Yarn - How to Bind Off

    Learn how to bind off (cast off) when knitting with loopy yarn.

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Book and Magazine Recommendations

  • Knitting Without Needles

    Knitting Without Needles


    Anne WeilA Stylish Introduction to Finger and Arm Knitting! Knitting Without Needles brings cool home, gifts, and clothing accessories--cowls, totes, rugs, poufs, scarves, and more--within arm’s reach.


  • Creative Knitting

    Creative Knitting


    1 Year, 4 issues - Creative Knitting Magazine is your knitting dream come true, with patterns for all skill levels.

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