Nancy Murdoch

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Get utterly addicted to entrelac knitting with this easy-to-follow tutorial

The incredibly unique entrelac satchel pattern is unlike anything you've seen before - made specifically to weave blocks of colors together. The …

An Easy Method for Lining Up Buttons & Buttonholes

This trick just might make you say, "Why didn't I think of that?"


Long-Tail Cast-on Estimate

When you cast-on with a finger cast-on like the long-tail cast-on, you have to estimate how much yarn to leave in the tail. There is nothing worse …

How to Knit a Perfect Edge – Finishing Free Technique

Today I would love to share with you a technique that I learned several years ago that is absolutely essential for cardigans if you want to avoid …

The Right Way to Measure Your Foot for Perfectly Fitting Socks

When you learn the right way to take foot measurements, you'll never again knit a sock that falls down your ankle or can't fit around your heel.


Knitting Calculators

Always Get a Perfect Fit With This Sweater-Fitting Solution

Stop knitting sweaters that don't fit! Instead, try this minimal-math solution.


7 Ways to Wear a Triangle Knit Shawl

So many of us love stitching triangle shawls but struggle with how to wear them. Here's a little fashion inspiration for those hand-knit shawls!


Hate Purling? With This Technique, You Don’t Have To!

What if we told you that you never had to purl again for stockinette stitch?


Islamorada Shawl Free Knitting Pattern

Ceridwen Lace Edge Shawl Free Knitting Pattern

Escama del Dragon Cowl Free Knitting Pattern

Concentric Cowl Free Knitting Pattern

Moda Bake Shop

Easy piecing with fabric manipulation.<p>Hi! This is Kristina Brinkerhoff from Center Street Quilts and I’m excited to share a Valentine’s Day project …

ISSUEw16 ** Anqut : - Winter 2016

NAME, a free knitting pattern from Free knitting pattern for a DETAILS HERE.<p>INTRODUCTION<p>Anqut<p>Spread your wings like an exotic bird with …

ISSUEss17 ** Thysania : - Spring + Summer 2017

Thysania, a free knitting pattern from Free knitting pattern for a lacework easy shrug-style cardigan.<p>INTRODUCTION<p>Thysania<p>Thysania is a …

ISSUEss17 ** Brightstairs : - Spring + Summer 2017

Brightstairs, a free knitting pattern from Free knitting pattern for an Intarsia shawl with a stepped color …

ISSUEss17 ** Dingle : - Spring + Summer 2017

Dingle, a free knitting pattern from Free knitting pattern for a slouchy colorwork beanie.<p>INTRODUCTION<p>Dingle<p>In Ireland, not only the …

ISSUEss17 ** Beeline : - Spring + Summer 2017

Beeline, a free knitting pattern from Free knitting pattern for a very simple but elegant two-yarn shawl mostly knit in garter …

10 Trends Chip and Joanna Put in Every "Fixer Upper" Home

Did shiplap even exist before Joanna Gaines? It's hard to remember.<p>If you've watched as many marathons of Chip and Joanna Gaines' home makeover show as we have, you've probably caught onto their patterns. They love knocking down walls to create an open layout, painting exposed brick white and …


Donald Trump could happen in Canada. It's already begun.

Donald Trump’s angry, populist surge is already beginning to infect Canadian politics. But will it take root?<p><i>UPDATE: On Thursday, Sandra Jansen</i> …