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Block to Measurement.

So many patterns and instructions these day finish with the instruction "Block to measurements".  What does this mean and is it and essential part of the project? Here is my 'How to Blockout ' video.

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Do you knit one project at a time or have many on the go at once?

I have a great admiration for people who can start a project and finish it completely without beginning anything else in the meantime. I am not that kind of crafter, I have multiple projects on the go at any one time and will flit from one to the other.

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Waistbands, cuffs and neckbands – make your garments even more appealing.

Please don't be afraid to change bands around, think about what you would like and go for it. Create the garment you find appealing.

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Hand Knitting Socks - the pros and cons
Hand Knitting Socks – the pros and cons

Hand Knitting Socks - Many people are big fans of hand knitted socks others are scared off by the thought of it. Here are some of the pros and cons of making your own socks.

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The pros and cons of different knitting yarns.
The pros and cons of different knitting yarns.

We all probably have our favourite yarn for making projects and sometimes we get stuck that it is the only one we will use. But what yarn is best for which project?

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Knitting and crochet tips - here are four of my favourite
Four of my favourite knitting and crochet tips

Experience and practice teaches up many things to do with our favourite craft. Here are four of my favourite Knitting and Crochet tips:

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