KNITTING TECHNIQUES

KNITTING TECHNIQUES

HOW TO KNIT A SWIRLY SQUARE

Today we are knitting up one of my favorite knit stitches, the Swirly Square! I first saw this stitch in the Great American Afghan. Then I saw a blanket on Ravelry and I was in love! The pattern is so fun, whimsical, and modern. I love it’s texture, curving seams and the entire graphic look of the Swirly Square! Plus, it’s really fun to knit! [READ MORE…]

HOW TO KNIT THE DAISY FLOWER STITCH

Together, let’s knit up this really pretty vintage DAISY KNITTING pattern perfect for summer time. I’ve recently received lots of requests on my YouTube Channel for this pretty stitch.

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HOW TO KNIT THE AMERICAN MOSS STITCH

How to Knit the AMERICAN MOSS Stitch
Easy to Understand Step-by-Step Knitting Pattern Instructions

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HOW TO KNIT THE TASSEL STITCH

Vintage Tassel Stitch in Celebration of Graduation Season!
Easy to Understand Step-by-Step Knitting Pattern Instructions

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HOW TO KNIT THE RASPBERRY STITCH

Learn how to knit the Vintage RASPBERRY Knit Stitch Pattern
Also known as the Trinity Stitch and Astrakhan Stitch

Easy to Understand Step-by-Step Knitting Pattern Instructions

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HOW TO KNIT THE FLEUR DE LYS PATTERN | 2 STRANDED COLORWORK

 

The Fleur De Lys Knit Stitch Pattern.
Fleur de Lys are a stylized French Lily.

Knit with two colors in stranded color work. [READ MORE…]

HOW TO KNIT THE BAMBOO STITCH

Learn how to knit the Vintage Bamboo Stitch Pattern

Easy to Understand Step-by-Step Knitting Instructions
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HOW TO KNIT THE CHEVRON SEED STITCH

It’s Knitting Lesson Monday and today I am sharing one of my favorite vintage knitting stitches, a Chevron Pattern!

With a series of knits, and purls, we will create this a seed stitch graphic Chevron pattern.

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THE IRISH MOSS STITCH: ST. PATRICK’S DAY KNITTING DIY

Perfect Knit Stitch for St. Patrick’s Day!
Step-by-Step Knitting Instructions of the Irish Moss Stitch
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HONEYCOMB BRIOCHE STITCH

This Honeycomb Stitch is a Brioche knit, which means it’s light, fluffy, has some great dimension. It almost looks as though it’s doubled in thickness. [READ MORE…]

HOW TO KNIT THE GRANITE STITCH

Learn to KNIT the GRANITE STITCH.

Today we are going to learn to the Knit the Vintage Pattern of the Granite Stitch. It’s a textured pattern that is great for blankets, scarves, and knitting fashions. The pattern looks really cool, is easily memorized and fun to knit! [READ MORE…]

HOW TO KNIT THE BEE STITCH

Buzzz… Learn to KNIT the BEE STITCH.

This is a Brioche knit, which means it’s light, fluffy, has some great dimension.
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HOW TO KNIT A CANDY CORN ILLUSION

With Illusion Knitting, nothing is as it seems. Today we are going to learn how to knit a Candy Corn Illusion!

Illusion Knitting is so cool. It is originally intended to hang on a wall. When you look straight on to a piece of illusion knitting you see only colorful stripes. When we look from a different angle, a pattern emerges!

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HOW TO KNIT THE BOBBLE STITCH

BOBBLES add a really fun 3-dimensional POP of texture to knitting.

We are knitting our bobbles on one KNIT Row. See the same bobble stitch knitted in three different sizes with 3, 4, and 5 stitches.  Watch the BOBBLE technique, then give it a try!

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BASKET WEAVE STITCH

BASKET WEAVE gives an illusion of a woven knit, but it is just 12 easy rows of KNIT and PURL.

The BASKET WEAVE is a great stitch for scarves, hats, blankets, and more!

Cast On in multiples of SIX. We will complete our basket weave pattern by knitting twelve fun and easy rows.

Basket Weave Stitch by Studio Knit

THE STAR STITCH

I’m excited to share this traditional STAR STITCH I found in my vintage pattern book handed down to me by my late Grandmother.

The STAR STITCH is a great for knitting scarves, hats, blankets, sweaters and even knit neckties!

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THE SEED STITCH

It’s called the SEED STITCH because the raised bumps from your PURL stitches resemble seeds.  Official SEED STITCH Video on YouTube.

The SEED STITCH is a great for knitting scarves, hats, blankets, sweaters and even knit neckties!

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THE 2×2 RIB STITCH

The 2×2 RIB Stitch (RIBBING) is GREAT for knitting scarves, hats, blankets, and more!

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KNITTING LESSONS: STOCKINETTE STITCH

How to Knit the Stockinette Stitch: Knitting Lessons for Beginners

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KNITTING LESSONS: GARTER STITCH

The Garter Stitch is one of the most basic stitches. You KNIT every row. It is easy to knit, reversible, lies flat, and is stretchy. The Garter Stitch is great for knitting a scarf.