Workshop With Cookie A: Adding Stitch-Patterns to Socks

Cabled socks by Cookie A square cropBy Alex Capshaw-Taylor / Cables, Designing Patterns, Guest Posts, Lace, Socks, Top-Down Socks / April 1, 2011 / 4 Comments

Three professional tips for adding cables, lace, or other stitch-patterns to your socks, including combining multiple stitch patterns, checking to see if the socks will come out too big or too small, and heel-flap design tips.

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Tangled is nominated for a Flamie Award! Please Vote

By Liat Gat - Founder / News / March 29, 2011 / 2 Comments
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Workshop With Cookie A: Stitch Patterns

Designing ribbing to fit cable design socks Cookie A square 1By Alex Capshaw-Taylor / Cables, Designing Patterns, Guest Posts / March 25, 2011 / 9 Comments

Sock designer Cookie A.’s tips for modifying stitch patterns for your own designs. Especially helpful when adding a cable design to a sock or anything with ribbing. I can’t wait to try this tip on my next cable-design pattern!

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Recognizing When You’ve Accidentally Slipped a Stitch

By Liat Gat - Founder / Fix Knitting Mistakes, Mistakes and Errors / March 22, 2011 / 7 Comments
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Traveling Loop Method For Magic Loop

By Liat Gat - Founder / Magic Loop / March 19, 2011 / 18 Comments

The Traveling Loop method is a modified version of Magic Loop that you can use when working on a large-diameter Magic Loop project. Instead of two loops, you use just one.

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Purling Tips: How To Purl On Magic Loop (How to Start with a Purl Stitch)

Purling on Magic Loop square cropBy Liat Gat - Founder / Magic Loop / March 17, 2011 / 9 Comments

It’s easy to get confused when it’s time to purl on Magic Loop. The tell-tale sign is a funny double stitch where you should have just one purl stitch. Here’s how to recognize and prevent this problem.

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Liat’s Interview on the Donna Seebo Show

By Liat Gat - Founder / Interviews with Liat / March 15, 2011 / 2 Comments
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Tangled Winter Issue Debuts Today – With 2 Of My Patterns!

By Liat Gat - Founder / News / March 11, 2011 / 8 Comments
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Workshop With Cookie A: Intuitive Chart-Reading

Knit Symbols workshop with Cookie A squareBy Alex Capshaw-Taylor / Charts, Designing Patterns, Guest Posts / March 8, 2011 / No Comments

Guest blogger Alex Capshaw-Taylor attended world-famous sock-designer Cookie A.’s workshop, and, in a three-part guest blog series, shares with us her biggest takeaways. Here, what she learned about intuitively reading knitting charts.

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New Double-Knitting E-Book is Ready

By Liat Gat - Founder / News / March 4, 2011 / No Comments
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