SWATCHING LIKE A PRO

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In this video, I will talk about swatching. It’s always good to make a swatch before starting a knitting project just to make sure that the gauge given in the pattern is actually the one that’s right for you.

Here is how you can make a swatch that will help you to make the most out of your knitting project:

 

This week’s episode is a little bit more on the basic side. However, we get a lot of questions from our community about how to find the right gauge for their projects. I think the best way to do so is to make a swatch before you actually start with the pattern.

I hope you liked this video and as always please let me know your questions in the comments section here in the blog or on Youtube.

#happyknitting

Love,

Bjorn

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