Tangled Goes to Sock Summit and Launches Summer Sock Yarn Issue

Tangled Magazine LogoBy Liat Gat - Founder / News, World Travels / July 29, 2011 / 3 Comments
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How to Knit a Hemmed Edge

A knit hat with a hemmed edgeBy Liat Gat - Founder / Cast-Ons, Knitting for Men, World Travels / July 22, 2011 / 15 Comments

The hemmed edge is a way of casting on that makes your project look completely professional and seamless. Especially flattering on men’s hats, this cast-on is simple yet elegant. A row of purl bumps helps the garment “fold” over the edge.

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How To Knit Mock Cables

By Liat Gat - Founder / Cables, World Travels / July 15, 2011 / 3 Comments

Mock cables are similar to real cables in that the stitches twist around each other. However, with mock cables you just knit into the second or third stitch on the needle, then the second or first, and so on. It’s a “cheat” cable with an interesting look all its own.

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How To Crochet A Scalloped Edge or Border

By Liat Gat - Founder / Crochet, Decorative, Finishing / July 8, 2011 / 6 Comments

Use a crochet hook to create a scalloped border on your knitted projects. Even if you’ve never crocheted before, you will be able to create this easy decorative finish just by grabbing a crochet hook and following the video.

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“Bufanda” – Convertible Neck Muff/Hooded Scarf

By Liat Gat - Founder / New Patterns, World Travels / June 30, 2011 / 6 Comments

Show off your chunky handspun yarn with this super-fast neckwarmer. It’s simple (in order to highlight the yarn) yet interesting to knit, because of the techniques involved.

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How To Knit Bobbles

pink bobbles swatchBy Liat Gat - Founder / Decorative, Intermediate Knitting, World Travels / June 27, 2011 / 20 Comments

Bobbles are a fun challenge for the decoratively-minded. Here I show you how to add small or large bobbles to your knitting. Practice your increases and decreases with this intermediate-knitting challenge.

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How To Hand-Wind Yarn From A Skein

By Liat Gat - Founder / World Travels, Yarn / June 16, 2011 / 16 Comments

If you buy a hank (sometimes called “skein”) of yarn and they don’t wind it into a ball for you at the store, you’ll need to do it at home. IF you don’t have a swift or ball-winder, here’s how to do it by hand.

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My First Adventures In Argentina

By Liat Gat - Founder / World Travels / June 5, 2011 / 10 Comments
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Sick – Will Post Soon

By Liat Gat - Founder / News / June 1, 2011 / 6 Comments
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How To Bind Off On Magic Loop

By Liat Gat - Founder / Magic Loop / May 27, 2011 / 1 Comment

There are a few challenges when it comes to binding off seamlessly on Magic Loop. At the end of your project it can be a challenge to get these ends to blend in completely seamlessly. Here’s how.

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