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Two-at-a-Time Mittens Video E-Book is Here

Two-at-a-Time Mittens Video E-Book CoverBy Liat Gat - Founder / Mittens, News, World Travels / August 26, 2011 / No Comments
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Knit Picks Founder Kelley Petkun Interviews Liat for Knit Picks Special E-Book Author Podcast

Photo of Kelley Petkun, founder of KnitPicksBy Liat Gat - Founder / Interviews with Liat, World Travels / August 24, 2011 / 8 Comments
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Interview With Fiberstory.tv

Fiberstory.tv logoBy Liat Gat - Founder / Interviews with Liat, World Travels / August 19, 2011 / 2 Comments
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Slip-Stitch Heel Pattern And Video

Blue lace sock with a slip-stitch heelBy Liat Gat - Founder / Heels, Socks, World Travels / August 12, 2011 / 4 Comments

Adding a textured heel flap is an easy way to make the socks more interesting AND to make the heel more durable at the same time. The slip-stitch heel is super-easy, and it is also nice and stretchy – great if you’re not sure how big the sock-recipient’s ankle is.

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Free Pattern: Basic Magic Loop Hat

Liat modeling the Basic Magic Loop hat in purpleBy Liat Gat - Founder / Magic Loop, New Patterns, World Travels / August 5, 2011 / 65 Comments

Here is a basic hat pattern that was designed for learning the wonderful technique of Magic Loop. Written for worsted-weight yarn, you can make this soft beanie slouchy or fitted. A perfect first hat.

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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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