Karen Lang

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Knitting in the News: Help for Dementia Patients and Knitting is Good for You

I love stories about how people use knitting to help others, and thankfully there are lots of ways that we can use our needles for good. The staff …

Tips for Dealing with (and Preventing) Clothes Moths in Your Stash

Once upon a time we had an infestation of moths in our house, but thank goodness they weren’t clothes moths. These are the moths that eat natural …

Top 5 Stretches For Knitting Pain And Stiffness

If you are like most knitters, you were probably up late this Christmas Eve, knitting.<p>Also like most knitters, you may have woken up with knitting …

The 'feel-better' sweater my mother knitted 60 years ago is still a source of comfort

When I put the sweater on, I am reminded that I was, and am, loved; but also, because it is an adult-sized sweater, I know that I am a grown-up, capable and in charge of myself. The work that went into the sweater, the hours my mother spent knitting it, remind me of the work she put into raising me …

Knitting

Knitting Tips: 3 Ways to Weave in Ends

As any new knitter will tell you, weaving in yarn ends seems like it should be a pretty straightforward task, but hiding those extra inches can be surprisingly frustrating if you don’t know what you’re doing. Luckily, learning three simple techniques—the selvedge edge weave, duplicate stitch, and …

Hiya Hiya SHARPS 40" Magic Loop Sock Needle Set

Magic Loop Sock Needle Set from Hiya Hiya<p>If you like knitting socks in the magic loop method, then you'll love Hiya Hiya Sock Needle Set!<p>Magic Loop …

The Basic Toe-Up Sock Pattern

• Crafts<br>• Knitting<br>• Projects<br>• The Basic Toe-Up Sock Pattern<p>This basic sock pattern is written from the toe up in fingering weight yarn and a variety of …

Sockupy yourself with 5 sock knitting tips! - Interweave

<b>Henry the Golden enjoyed being a part of the Sockupied Spring 2015 issue's photo shoot! Socks shown are the Karner Butterfly Socks by Jennifer</b> …

14 Work Lunches You Don't Have to Refrigerate

If you don't have an office fridge, just chill out. These 14 lunch recipes travel well and can stay at room temperature all morning.

Choc Mud Breakfast Bowl

So thick and luscious you need to serve it in a bowl and eat it with a spoon, this smoothie tastes like chocolate mousse but is healthy enough to …

Breakfast

3 For Free! Patterns for Berroco Folio Yarn

Ewe So Sporty Respectfully Twisted Cable Socks Knitting Pattern PDF

<b>Ewe So Sporty Respectfully Twisted Socks PDF Knitting Pattern</b><p>Designed by Meaghan Schmaltz, Respectfully Twisted is a cable sock knitting pattern. …

Friday Again pattern by ANKESTRiCK

<b>This pattern has been re-written</b>. You can find it here: <b>Friday anew</b><br>…….<p>Simple but elegant sweater breathes the seam spirit, uses the contiguous set-in …

Tuesday Night Cowl pattern by Susan Lawrence

I love the look of chunky cabled cowls, particularly close-fitting ones. But I couldn’t find a pattern that was exactly what I had in mind. Some had …

Thanksgiving Day Mitts (Archived) pattern by Twinknit

Need a weekend knit?<p>A quick, simple fingerless glove/wrist warmer pattern with waving cables. A good project for a first-time cabler or someone …

Green the whole year round pattern by Anna Yamamoto

“Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful.<br>But …

Lina pattern by Johanna of Joko Knits

"Twistin' the Night Away" pattern by Susan Menashe

Look at photos before starting. I’m not a pattern writer, so sorry if its not clear! And its FREE.<br>Its just crossing the stitches at mid-way point & …

Sidetracked Cable pattern by Kelene Kinnersly

Keep your fingers free and your hands warm with these delicate and very pretty fingerless mitts with an offset cable.<p>The ribbed pattern allows for a …

Free Candle Flame Patterns on Ravelry

Into the Groove pattern by Rachel Atkinson

Worked from the top-down in an easy to memorise pattern with groovy cuff, heel and toe details.<p>Yardage ranges for a UK size 5-6 (Small) through to a …

Wheaten pattern by Anne Hanson

MATERIALS<br>Fingering Weight Scarf/Wrap/Small Throw/Large Throw:<br>Approximately (795, 1295, 3095, 4690) yards of fingering weight wool yarn<br>(3, 5, 12, 18) …

Rosarian pattern by Melinda VerMeer

Portland has more nicknames than any small city should have. Stumptown, Rip City, Bridgetown, Portlandia, Beervana and on and on. But probably the …

Knitting

Mirabilite Pouch pattern by Virginia Catherall

In technical terms mirabilite, also called Glauber’s salt, is a sodium sulfate salt used in the production of salt cake. It is harvested from …

Meringue pattern by JumperCables - Annie Baker

This reversible cowl is light as meringue! Knit top-down and in-the-round with fingering weight yarn in simple stockinette and reverse stockinette …

Knitting

Coburn Pullover pattern by Bristol Ivy

The Coburn Pullover features textured rib in a spiral yoke, with mirrored rib at the hem. This sweater is knit from the top down.<p><b>Sizes</b> 39¼ (42, 47¼, …

Cabled Handsies pattern by Shiri Mor

Miranda pattern by Josée Paquin

<i>Get 20% off when buying 4 or more of my self-published patterns at the same time (one transaction). Thank you!!</i><p><b>February 2017: the pattern for Miranda</b> …

France

Enchanted pattern by Ayako Monier

<b>Feb, 2018 - The pattern has been revised. It is now version 3.</b><p>The main focus on the revision is <b>the clean and straight joint for the braid</b>. It is …

Knitting

Trilobite pattern by Agata Smektala