Accessories

Garter Stitch Scarf Tutorial

The Simple 6-Step Garter Stitch Scarf Tutorial

By Ashley Little

A garter stitch scarf is the perfect first or second project for beginners — but sometimes just the pattern isn't enough! This garter stitch scarf tutorial will guide you through everything from choosing yarn to weaving in the ends.

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Basketweave Lace Shawlette FREE Knitting Pattern

10 Patterns to Practice Common Lace Knitting Stitches

By Ashley Little

Thin yarn, tiny needles and intricate stitches can make lace knitting seem unapproachable. But if you're smart about choosing easy lace knitting stitches (like the ones used in these 10 handpicked patterns) to start off, you can dip your toes into this terrific technique without feeling overwhelmed.

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Free Knit Accessories eBook

Look What We Found! Download 30 FREE Knitting Patterns

By Ashley Little

Don't you love it when you accidentally find a treasure around the house? That happens to us here at Craftsy, too! We recently unearthed some knitting pattern books from our archives that feature a total of 30 patterns — all for FREE! Now we're sharing our treasure (including free patterns for shawls, hats, scarves and more) here in one place with you.

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Free Cable Knit Hat Patterns

10 Twisting & Turning FREE Cable Knit Hat Patterns

By Ashley Little

Cables create deceptively easy texture that sometimes even adds warmth to an otherwise plain hat. No matter what your cable skill level, one of these FREE cable knit hat patterns will help you add some twists and turns to your next hat.

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Tips for Knitting Gloves

Tips for Knitting Gloves + How to Avoid Those Annoying Holes

By Ashley Little
Gloves can be a fun challenge to knit, and the more pairs you make, the better each project will look! Luckily, our resident knitting expert can teach you plenty about knitting gloves, from choosing yarn and patterns to avoiding those annoying holes that always seem to pop up between the fingers.

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