Learning how to knit a swatch is the best way to ensure your knitting gauge matches the pattern gauge, so that your project comes out the correct size and shape. Our free tutorial takes you step-by-step through the process of knitting a swatch.
Learn how to block a shawl will take your project to the next level. Our free tutorial takes you step-by-step through the blocking process, from soaking through to pinning out your knitted lace project.
Read our guide to buying yarn online, which gives tips on budgeting for your yarn shopping, how to choose which yarn to buy for your project, and advice on how to get to know your beautiful yarn when it arrives.