How to Knit the 2×1 Rib Stitch

How to Knit the 2×1 Rib Stitch

Ribbing is a must-know in knitting In this episode of B.hooked Knitting, I’ll be teaching you how to knit the 2x1 rib stitch. There are many different types of ribbing in…
M1R and M1L Knitting Increases

M1R and M1L Knitting Increases

M1R = Make 1 Right M1L = Make 1 Left As you learn and improve your knitting skills, eventually you will need to increase your stitch count. There are several…
How to K2Tog – Knit Two Together Decrease

How to K2Tog – Knit Two Together Decrease

What is K2tog? K2tog stands for  "knit two together" and it is a standard decrease used in knitting patterns. When you make a k2tog, you effectively decrease your stitch count by one.…
How to Make a Gauge Swatch

How to Make a Gauge Swatch

This resource was sponsored by Red Heart Yarns Everyone tells you to make a gauge swatch. Here's why. When was the last time you worked tirelessly on a project only…
How to Knit the Continental Purl

How to Knit the Continental Purl

The "crochet way" of knitting. Many of us called ourselves crocheters before knitters (myself included) which makes me feel more comfortable holding the working yarn in my non-dominant hand. In…
How To Knit the Garter Stitch

How To Knit the Garter Stitch

Great texture and perfect for beginners. In this episode of B.hooked Knitting, I’ll be teaching you how to knit the the garter stitch. This stitch is perfect for beginners and recommend that…
Simple Knitting Bind Off

Simple Knitting Bind Off

There are many methods of binding off. Here is my favorite simple knitting bind off. When you finished knitting the length of your project, you'll need to bind off (or…
Long Tail Cast On

Long Tail Cast On

  The most frequently used cast on method: Long Tail Cast On Every knitting project begins with a cast on - putting the first loops on your needle to work…
How to Add a New Ball of Yarn When Knitting

How to Add a New Ball of Yarn When Knitting

How to Add a New Ball of Yarn? You're chugging along on your knitting project, things are going well and you're remembering everything you should be doing. Things are going…
Russian Join Yarn Without Knots or Ends

Russian Join Yarn Without Knots or Ends

Russian Join Yarn: a method of adding a new ball of yarn or switching to a different color without knotting the yarn or creating additional ends to weave in. Create…