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Blog, Tips and Tricks, Tutorials / March 20, 2017

Knit Better Sweaters – Ease

Have you ever looked at a pattern and struggled to make sense of the ease, or had questions about choosing the right ease to get the results you want? Let’s talk about it!Today we’re going to cover the most common questions about…

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Blog, Tips and Tricks, Tutorials / February 25, 2017

3/4 Sleeves for Everyone!

People ask me all the time about finding the right length for a 3/4 sleeve for sweaters like my Bentley Cardigan. Watch my little how-to video to find out your perfect length!Sweater patterns may give you a specific length for sleeves, but…

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Blog, Tips and Tricks, Tutorials / February 23, 2017

Swapping out the SSK

How do you all feel about the ssk stitch (slip, slip, knit)? It’s a little clunky, don’t you think?The photo above is a portion of the stitch pattern on my upcoming new design (called Washed Ashore). See the smooth decrease lines that…

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Blog, Patterns, Tutorials / October 10, 2016

Bentley Cardigan

Bentley is my second sweater design with Sherwood Yarn, and I have to tell you: I’m in love with this yarn. Not only am I the world’s biggest wool geek, but the rich, vibrant colors work perfectly with my favorite neutrals.This vintage…

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