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Knitting Guides

Klara Nilsson | Updated on May 15, 2022

Find tips on stitches, yarn types, techniques and much more in our detailed knitting guides.

Do you love learning new things about knitting? Are you ready to become an even better knitter? If you’re nodding your head to both of those questions, then this is the place for you.

Whether you’re an old-school knitter or a complete beginner, there’s always something new to learn. In this section, you’ll find free guides on everything from stitching techniques to the latest indie designers. We’re just getting started, but watch this space – there’s much more to come!

Knitting Tips, Techniques, and Guides

Knitting Gauge and Tension

Knitting Gauge Explained

Learn how to adjust and perfect your tension in this complete guide to knitting gauge, how to measure it, and the factors that affect it.

Blocking Your Knitting

How to Block Your Knitting Projects

Find out whether blocking is necessary, what tools you’ll need, and how to block knitting using four different methods.

Knitting Lesson Tools

The 6 Best Online Knitting Classes in 2022

Compare the best knitting classes for beginners and advanced knitters in this collection of six top knitting courses that are actually worth taking.

Yarn Type and Texture

Yarn Types and Fibers Explained

Learn about the different types of knitting yarn, natural versus synthetic fibers, and how to choose the right yarn type for your projects.