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]

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]