Indie Designer Gift-A-Long

For the first time, I’m going to be taking part in the Indie Designer Gift-A-Long on Ravelry. This is a giant KAL that has been running for five years and is supposed to be lots of fun. The first part is a sale from 8pm EST on 21st November (that’s 1am on Wednesday here) to midnight EST… Continue Reading: Indie Designer Gift-A-Long

Level Up Your Socks KAL Winners

We had 14 entries into my Level Up Your Socks KAL, including 4 using my patterns who got a bonus entry, making 18 in total. Thanks to everyone who took part, it was great to see all your socks and talk all things sock related. Here are all the winning entries: A Skein of Explorer… Continue Reading: Level Up Your Socks KAL Winners

Right- and Left-Leaning Decreases

In knitting, there are two main types of decreases involving two stitches – right-leaning and left-leaning. It’s really useful to be able to tell these apart and know which action will produce which result. Right-Leaning The first decrease most people learn is knit two together (k2tog). This results in the left-hand stitch on top, causing… Continue Reading: Right- and Left-Leaning Decreases