Pattern companion videos and step-by-step tutorials showcasing special techniques to help you expand your skills


video tutorial: how to knit i-cord for beginners

In this video, I will show you how to knit a simple 3-stitch i-cord. This technique is very easy and can be applied to knitting projects in many different ways.

This is a companion video to the free I-Cord Workout Headband pattern.


how to work a central double decrease (CDD)

A simple and nifty technique, the central double decrease is used to decrease 3 stitches down to 1 without any right or left lean to the stitch. Use this step-by-step photo tutorial in conjunction with the Farraige Cabled Hat pattern.


knitting jogless colorwork in the round

A step-by-step photo tutorial on how to work colorwork in the round while eliminating color jogs. This is a companion blog post guide to the Taiga Hat pattern.