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5 [Mostly] Garter Stitch Sweaters To Knit

People often think of garter stitch as basic, beginner, or maybe even a bit boring. Not so! While garter stitch may very well be the first stitch you learn how to knit that doesn’t make it any less beautiful. From cardigans to pullovers, these 5 knit sweaters prove that garter stitch isn’t just for beginners!…

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How To Crochet A Classic Granny Square

All these fancy granny squares are fun and beautiful, but this time I’m taking it back to basics with the classic granny square. These basic grannies can be worked using a different color for each round (a great way to use up scrap yarns and stash!) or with a solid color. Each 6″ x 6″…

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6 Beginner Friendly Baby Blankies to Knit & Crochet

Making baby things is very satisfying. There’s a few reasons for this: The items are small, so it’s [nearly] instant gratification The most simple shapes and stitches look adorable made that small Babies can’t tell you they don’t like the color you picked If you’re gauge is off and you make the item too large…

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