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Lost ball band? How to do a burn test.

Here’s a demo of how to tell wool from acrylic yarn.

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Got gauge? Startling swatches!

I generally have a low key attitude regarding knitting.  It’s not life or death, just knitting, right?  When I came across a knitting article,  Startling Gauge Variations, from YarnSub.com, the word “startling” got my attention.  What I found was a fresh take on why getting gauge matters and why you should

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New Kitchener Stitch Video by Pom Pom Presents

Attention cuff down sock knitters!  I just viewed a new video, by Pom Pom Quarterly, demonstrating the Kitchener stitch join.  This is the method commonly used for closing the toe of a sock.  The video couples 2 steps into a single maneuver, on both the front needle and back needle.

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