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YARN INSIGHTS – PART 2: I-CORD AND RIBBON YARNS

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YARN INSIGHTS – PART 2: I-CORD AND RIBBON YARNS

Yarn insights is a video series of 5 episodes where I will explain the kinds of different yarns out there. We will publish a new episode each week so stay tuned. In this second episode I will talk about knitted (a.k.a I-cord) and ribbon yarns. Both of them are more complex then the classical yarns […]

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YARN INSIGHTS – PART 1: BASIC YARNS

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YARN INSIGHTS – PART 1: BASIC YARNS

Yarn insights is a video series of 5 episodes where I will explain the kinds of different yarns out there. We will publish a new espisode each week so stay tuned. In this first episode we will start with the basic knitting yarns. These are the foundation of most yarn companies and SKEINO is no […]

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OPERETTA SHAWL – ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW

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OPERETTA SHAWL – ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW

As you may know Staci Perry from Verypink.com posted a video tutorial last week featuring our Operetta Shawl knitting kit. As always she did an outstanding job and I hope you liked it as much as we did here at SKEINO. If you haven’t watched the video you can do so right here:   We […]

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HOW TO KNIT AND PURL

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HOW TO KNIT AND PURL

Today I want to talk about some knitting basics. Sometimes it is just a good idea to refresh our memory and revisit some things that might seem really easy. Many customers have asked me: What exactly do knit and purl stitches mean? We made this video tutorial where I will explain why knit and purl stitches are not explicitly […]

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KNITTING HELP: LACY COWL AND MISS GRACE SHAWL

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KNITTING HELP: LACY COWL AND MISS GRACE SHAWL

In today’s episode I want to explain some questions our knitters are asking me frequently. You could also say that I will talk about how to make a hole in part one and how to avoid one in part two. In the first class I will explain what “Slip yarn over with another yarn over” means. This […]

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