Tips for Color Work Knitting the Sugarplum Hat & DIY Pom Poms

by Meg Bateman September 03, 2020 2 min read 0 Comments

Kelley is continuing to whip up hats for holiday gift giving! This week she shared the Sugarplum Hat by Knitterella, a colorwork hat that's great for using up odds and ends of worsted weight yarn. To finish off her hat, Kelley made her own pom pom with Knitter's Pride Pom Pom Makers and has some tips for using those! 
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Knitting in the Round – 5 Different Methods

by Meg Bateman July 29, 2020 2 min read 0 Comments

Knitting in the round is often the preferred method for making everything from hats to sweaters, but with smaller circumferences things can get tricky! Here are several methods for knitting a hat in the round such as using a 16" circular needle, Magic Loop, double pointed needles, FlexiFlips, and two circular needles.
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How to Knit a Hat From the Top Down

by Kelley Hobart March 02, 2019 2 min read 0 Comments

Here are some tips on how to make a cute hat using a pattern called A Little to the Left by Amy Gunderson and the Universal Design Team using Universal Classic Shades Big Time Yarn.
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My Journey Through the Norrland Hat Pattern

by Kelley Hobart December 06, 2018 4 min read 0 Comments

I discovered the Norrland Hat pattern on Ravelry and decided to take on the challenge. I love the trees and snowflakes, and I have never done colorwork and cables at the same time. Since I love learning new things, I bought the pattern immediately and cast on.

I made some modifications, including turning the hat into a slouch instead of a beanie, and I wanted to explain those in case you want to modify your project, too.

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5 Quick Gift Knits

by Kathleen Cubley November 28, 2018 2 min read 0 Comments

It's that time again: last-minute knitting for the holidays. You had plans to have everything done a month ago, but alas.

Don't despair, though, we've got five ideas for quick projects, each totally doable in a week or less, so you'll be stress-free and ready to wrap!

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Valentines Day Gift Ideas

by 6 January 30, 2015 2 min read 0 Comments

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Picot Edge Slouch Hat With Malabrigo Rios Yarn

by 4 March 23, 2014 2 min read 0 Comments

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