No more keeping your hands in your pockets because it’s too cold to clap. These wrist warmers are a must have on gameday and will look great in any team’s color combination.Read More
Knitting is back and it’s hotter than ever, but this isn’t your grandma’s knitting. Although, you should probably thank her for teaching you everything you know. Whether you picked up a pair of needles at a young age or started later, there’s no doubt knitting has changed your life.
There’s real evidence suggesting knitting is therapeuticRead More
Welcome to the addictive world of knitting! You are embarking on a thrilling creative path, which will introduce you to a global network of fellow crafters and a whole new avenue of gift-giving and decoration. We have collected some basic tips and tricks for knitting beginners to make sure that you get off to aRead More
Learn how to do a provisional cast on with this lovely tutorial from Paola Albergamo. You can use this tutorial to help you complete the Boccioli Infinity Scarf from the April 2017 issue of I Like Knitting. Enjoy!
Take a length of waste yarn longer than the length of the finished CO, to comfortably hold allRead More
Mary Beth Temple’s latest book, Bath Knits: 30 Projects Made to Pamper, will introduce a whole new level of luxury to your knit projects. Released on February 1 of this year, Bath Knits features everything you need to “treat yourself” during your bath time routine. After tackling the classic necessities such as washcloths and hand towels, readers canRead More
Full-time United Kingdom knitter Jan Brown has some of the best customers around: dogs. Through her business Knitted with Love, Brown creates handmade sweaters, neck warmers, and entire outfits for furry friends around the world, especially those in need. Inspired by her passion for greyhounds, Brown doesn’t just sell her knit items—she also donates themRead More
Images from Ohhio Braid’s Kickstarter page
If you have fallen in love with the chunky knit trend, then Ohhio yarn will be your next addiction. Knitting with arms instead of needles, the Ukraine-based business has been selling yarn as well as luxurious blankets, cowls, and other chic styles since 2015, and the demand for their simple andRead More
I Like Knitting is giving Santa a run for his money this year by bringing you 12 days of free patterns from December 1 to December 12. Each day, we’ll release one of our patterns for free, so keep coming back to this blog to discover our latest digital present. Even better, every pattern will be availableRead More
Today is the day when all the firefighting accessories will join the vest and hat from last time: an adorable Dalmatian, a squirting hose (just yarn, not water), and a soft but realistic axe. This set is the perfect way to bring your child’s playtime to life, and I’m sure the anticipation has been highRead More
Welcome back to the Knit Along party! Today, we’ll be working up the vest and hat. Soon, your little one will be fighting fires with all the necessary equipment and a helpful little Dalmatian.
16 sts and 28 rows= 4” [10 cm] in St st on larger needles (for clothing pieces)
12 sts and 20 rndsRead More