9 Common Knitting Mistakes Beginners Make (And How To Fix Them)

Like anyone who is just beginning a new hobby for the first time, knitters want their project to look like it just stepped out of a designer knitting book. They want everything to go right from selecting yarn to binding off that final stitch, but it doesn't always work quite that way. They often end … Continue reading 9 Common Knitting Mistakes Beginners Make (And How To Fix Them)

7 Essential Crochet Supplies That Aren’t Crochet Hooks

This page may contain affiliate links at no cost to you. If you're just starting out in the wonderful world of crocheting, trying to figure out what crochet supplies you need can be really hard. Craft stores can be incredibly overwhelming, especially when you're a beginner. You're wandering around in the crochet supplies section trying … Continue reading 7 Essential Crochet Supplies That Aren’t Crochet Hooks

111 Knitting Abbreviations Every Knitter Should Know

Here are 111 common abbreviations you will find in knitting patterns! Whether you're a beginner or not, these will definitely help you. Just don't ask me any questions... This is one fiber art I have yet to dabble in! Maybe down the road, right?! Some of these abbreviations you may have seen before in previous … Continue reading 111 Knitting Abbreviations Every Knitter Should Know

Cross Stitch 101: Tools & Materials Before You Start

Welcome to my basic introduction of "how to cross stitch". Cross stitch is a skill that doesn't take years to master; anyone can do it! It isn't expensive to get started either, and like any fiber artistry, once you start there's no stopping! There are actually many articles written about how crocheting, knitting, and embroidery … Continue reading Cross Stitch 101: Tools & Materials Before You Start