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How to: fringe it up!

In Blog, How-Tos, Knittish by Shannon5 Comments

My latest pattern, That 70s Shawl, is a fringerrific piece of dreamy squishy radness, and as I was adding fringe, I snapped some photos so I can share how I do it with you. (The verbiage below is in the pattern, but the photos are not)… Block your shawl prior to adding fringe. Once it’s blocked and dried, grab some …

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How to work the Kitchener Stitch

In Blog, How-Tos, Knittish by Shannon2 Comments

The Kitchener Stitch, although a fabulous and beautiful skill that all knitters should possess, is polarizing, and very difficult for some folks, so I’ve made a tutorial that will hopefully help some folks. I’ll admit, I was one of those people who had a severe mental block regarding the Kitchener Stitch for a long, long time. It takes concentration, and …