theknittingnetwork

theknittingnetwork
Amigurumi Crochet Rainbow Toys Crochet Patterns

Amigurumi crochet has seen a real rise in popularity in the UK. A technique that originated in Asia, the name is a blend of the Japanese words ‘ami’ and ‘nuigurumi.…

Once you’ve learnt how to knit, what follows is fine-tuning your technique and learning how to fix mistakes. Generally this comes with practice and experience so, in a sense, the…

Cushions And Throw Set Knitting Patterns

There’s been a real buzz around the word hygge for quite some time now. Pronounced ‘hoo-gah’, it’s the Danish term for the feeling or mood that comes from taking genuine…

Best baby knitting patterns

Making a gift for a friend or relative’s baby can be a thoroughly enjoyable experience – and we love knitting patterns for babies. Not only will you be able to…

Women's Fair Isle Top Knitting Pattern

Fair Isle has been a favourite knitwear style for almost a century. Something that gained popularity among the royals back in the 1920s, it’s still loved just as much today.…

Freddie Patmore and Tracey Todhunter

Tunisian crochet (or Afghan crochet) is like normal crochet but uses a hook with an extended length. It produces a firm fabric, ideal for blankets and accessories. In our video,…

When you’re sewing up knitted toys, you’ll usually have lots of small pieces of kntting to assemble and it’s fiddly to make the seams look absolutely perfect. That’s why we’ve…

Adding buttons to your finished crochet project is an exciting time as it’s a way to bring a personal touch to your unique creation. We’ve got 6 handy hints to…

Floral Cushion Crochet Pattern

Our knitting experts are showing you how to do applique in your crochet projects – the easy way! Read on to find out more...

Bud And Branch Pattern Blanket Knitting Pattern

You can make some truly gorgeous garments and home interiors when knitting with texture. From cable to bobble and moss to rib, there are so many knitting stitches that can…

Knitting labels

This issue showcased these fab Jamieson's of Shetland shawls to knit. Click here for how to add the decorative finishing touches.