World Record Knitting Jobs

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Next time you think your knitting pattern is too complicated or you just want to set a new knitting goal for yourself, this list of world record knitting jobs should give you something to think about. If nothing else, they are fun and interesting knitting facts. Are you going to be the next knitter to[Read More]

Knitting Pattern Abbreviations – A Handy Summary

To follow on from my last post, the other knitting ideas I find really handy is to have a summary of knitting pattern abbreviations and conversions close to hand. So here's a list of all the ones I know or could find – feel free to add more if you know some! ALT – Alternate[Read More]

Knitting Designers Opportunity!

For any knitting designers out there, Tess at Angel Yarns is looking for original pattern designs for new yarns! She is looking for scarves, mitts, cardigans, jumpers, socks shawls and hats. If you are interested, send through some pictures of your work. If you are approved, she will buy your designs and they will be[Read More]

Can You Help Rose Convert Crochet Patterns To Knitting?

 I have had a great question from Rose, which I thought someone may have an answer for. Here is her question:  Hi, is there such a thing as converting crochet patterns to knitting?  I do not crochet – tried many times and failed – it’s a complex from childhood.  As deft as I am at[Read More]

An Update On Knitting Pattern Copyrights

The comments after my post about quick knitting patterns were great because they highlighted an issue that most knitters who sell their work will face, whether you can use a someone else’s knitting patterns to make knitted products to sell (even if the knitting pattern is free). So I’ve done a bit of research on[Read More]

Quick and Easy Knitting Pattern Ideas

There is some great knitting ideas in this quick post to show you some knitting pattern books that have small, fast or easy-to-knit projects. Great for using up yarn, and music for the profitable knitters ears with many projects able to be completed in a day or less. They may fit your niche already, or[Read More]