How to add crochet borders

The edges of a project are very important to finish off our work. On our blog we already saw 4 ways to add crochet borders and today we are going to show you another way to crochet borders. Instead of adding a border at the end of your project we will learn how to continue […]

HOW TO CROCHET A PETAL

For this post we have prepared the following: we teach you how to make a petal with a crochet hook so you can decorate any of the garments you make. This pattern can be used to decorate a hem, to decorate a project made with a single stitch (a simple crocheted blanket, for example) to […]

HOW TO KNIT DIAGONAL STRIPES STITCH

For today we prepared something simple that you are going to love. The diagonal stripes stitch is easy to do and looks great whether as the base stitch or as a cast off for a garment. You can knit a large variety of garments using this stitch with the advantage that it is reversible, the […]

HOW TO AVOID TWISTED STITCHES

Surely, more than once, you’ve had to undo a row, or you’ve found that you dropped a stitch and you have to quickly save it before it unravels down the fabric. There are times that we quickly pick up those stitches and re-knit them and … hey, they don’t look like the others! What have […]

How to crochet waffle stitch

Sometimes we don’t know which stitch to use for our next project and we always wind up using the same one. The solution is to learn different stitches and today we are going to explain how to crochet waffle stitch. It’s a stitch that comes out very thick and very pretty. It’s perfect for a […]

NORDICS

Lialykke – Tell us a little bit about yourself! I’m Julia, or Lia, 26 years old and a Dane living in Northern Germany by the sea. – How would you describe the new design? I love scandinavian simplicity and the design should represent that. My goal was to create a piece that I will get […]

HOW TO KNIT A PICOT CAST ON

We’re always learning new, little easy tricks that will give a special touch to your creations. In today’s post, we’ll see how we can knit a picot cast on to start a poncho or add it to that simple sweater to give it a unique touch. You will see that it’s an easy stitch technique […]

2019

Thinking about Christmas is synonymous with thoughts of family, friends, happiness, new purposes, dreams fulfilled, and those that have yet to be fulfilled … and it’s also synonymous with thoughts of yarn. And with that, little by little, we’ve become one more part of your– sorry– our Christmas, and this is because of all the […]

HOW TO KNIT INDIAN CROSS STITCH

There are stitches that add at touch of originality to any garment, going from something basic to an essential in our closet and that brightens most any of our winter looks. Today we’ll teach you to knit the Indian cross stitch. Can’t you see it on the bottom of a warm cardigan for this winter? […]