Knitting

7 Knitted Christmas Stocking Patterns

7 Knitted Christmas Stocking Patterns

These seven knitted Christmas Stockings contain a variety of patterns, so there is something for everyone.  Some simple ones ideal for beginning knitters, others you can personalize for your family and friends, and other fun styles.

Yarn Weight – What does it mean?

Yarn Weight – What does it mean?

No, yarn weight isn’t referring to how much a ball, skein, or hank weighs.  In this case, yarn weight refers to the thickness of the yarn.
As a beginner knitter or crocheter, one of the most challenging things to figure out is what is a yarn weight, and what does it mean.  

Best Knitting Reference Books

Best Knitting Reference Books

Best Knitting Reference Books is a listing of my go-to books. Some are small enough for my knitting bag.  No matter how long a person has been knitting, sometimes your mind draws a blank.  That is where these books have saved me more than once.  For me, it is impossible to remember how to do the many stitches that knitting has to offer.