How to wear a shawl

How to wear a shawl

by Ysolda Ltd May 23, 2021

We love knitting and wearing shawls, but it can be hard to know how to style them. Our guide by Atia of The Bright Blooms is here to help with advice and tips!
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Learn to Knit: Gauge 101

Learn to Knit: Gauge 101

by Laura Chau May 20, 2021

Knowing how to check and understand your gauge is crucial for the success of your knitting project! Read our free tutorial to de-mystify gauge and help your knitting be the best it can be.
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Learn to knit: How to knit a swatch

Learn to knit: How to knit a swatch

by Laura Chau May 13, 2021

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.
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Learn to knit: how to read knitting charts

Learn to knit: how to read knitting charts

by Laura Chau April 29, 2021

A knitting chart is a graphical representation of knitting or knit fabric. Even if you prefer knitting from row-by-row directions, understanding how charts work will deepen your understanding of knitting.
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How To Darn with Arounna Khounnoraj of Bookhou

How To Darn with Arounna Khounnoraj of Bookhou

by Sarah Stanfield April 11, 2021

If you knit socks, then learning how to darn a sock is a vital skill! Our free tutorial by Arounna Khounnoraj of Bookhou will teach you how to darn socks, sweaters, and any other knitwear that needs it.

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How to block a shawl

How to block a shawl

by Laura Chau April 01, 2021

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.
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Learn to Knit: Yarn Over

Learn to Knit: Yarn Over

by Laura Chau March 09, 2021

Do you want to learn how to knit pretty lace patterns, brioche stitch, and other fun knitting stitches? You’ll need to learn how to make a yarn over and our free tutorial will show you how!
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How to buy yarn online

How to buy yarn online

by Sarah Stanfield March 05, 2021

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. 
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How to work a tubular cast-on for ribbing

How to work a tubular cast-on for ribbing

by Ysolda Teague January 18, 2021

Learn how to work a tubular cast on with our tutorial, a neat way to begin ribbing which gives your projects a beautiful finished edge.
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How to read your knitting

How to read your knitting

by Laura Chau January 13, 2021

Learn how to read your knitting, an important skill to help you identify your stitches, understand how knitted stitches are created and how they work together.
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Help! Where am I in my knitting project?

Help! Where am I in my knitting project?

by Laura Chau January 08, 2021

Everyone has a few abandoned knitting projects, but how do you figure out where you left off when you get back to it? Read our tips for how to find your place, and how to make things easier on yourself for next time!
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Photographing your makes

Photographing your makes

by Ysolda Ltd November 24, 2020

In the second part of our series on how to photograph your knitwear and makes, Kat Goldin of The Crochet Project talks us through the process and the technical side of taking a photo.
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