HOW TO AVOID TWISTED STITCHES

Surely, more than once, you’ve had to undo a row, or you’ve found that you dropped a stitch and you have to quickly save it before it unravels down the fabric. There are times that we quickly pick up those stitches and re-knit them and … hey, they don’t look like the others! What have […]

How to crochet waffle stitch

Sometimes we don’t know which stitch to use for our next project and we always wind up using the same one. The solution is to learn different stitches and today we are going to explain how to crochet waffle stitch. It’s a stitch that comes out very thick and very pretty. It’s perfect for a […]

NORDICS

Lialykke – Tell us a little bit about yourself! I’m Julia, or Lia, 26 years old and a Dane living in Northern Germany by the sea. – How would you describe the new design? I love scandinavian simplicity and the design should represent that. My goal was to create a piece that I will get […]

HOW TO KNIT A PICOT CAST ON

We’re always learning new, little easy tricks that will give a special touch to your creations. In today’s post, we’ll see how we can knit a picot cast on to start a poncho or add it to that simple sweater to give it a unique touch. You will see that it’s an easy stitch technique […]

2019

Thinking about Christmas is synonymous with thoughts of family, friends, happiness, new purposes, dreams fulfilled, and those that have yet to be fulfilled … and it’s also synonymous with thoughts of yarn. And with that, little by little, we’ve become one more part of your– sorry– our Christmas, and this is because of all the […]

HOW TO KNIT INDIAN CROSS STITCH

There are stitches that add at touch of originality to any garment, going from something basic to an essential in our closet and that brightens most any of our winter looks. Today we’ll teach you to knit the Indian cross stitch. Can’t you see it on the bottom of a warm cardigan for this winter? […]

HOW TO KNIT GRANITE STITCH

You have to choose a new project, and you don’t know what to do. You’ve been thinking about knitting a woolen blanket for a while, but you are lazy because the ones you have seen seem complicated and you don’t know what kind of stitch to choose for your project. Well, here we present granite […]

How to gather fabric with basting

With the arrival of autumn, we want to start new knitting projects, and today we’ll teach you a new technique: how to gather fabric to give an original touch to your winter clothes. Have you ever finished a project and wanted to give it a different air? This is the perfect solution because it’s a […]

Learn basics

We Are Knitters puts the basic knitting guide at your fingertips, so you can reach your crafting goals regardless of whether or not you have purchased our kits, are trying out our free downloadble patterns or simply because knitting is your newest passion and you haven’t mastered the basic techniques yet. We want you to […]

How to crochet basketweave stitch

Winter is coming and it’s time to bundle up. The stitch we bring you today is very easy and fun to do. Basketweave stitch is an easy variation of rib stitch and creates a thick fabric. It’s also reversible so it’s perfect for making blankets, scarves, beanies…. For this stitch you will need a 7 […]

Jonah

Define yourself in 4 sentences  I am an 11 year old boy who loves to crochet and am the author of “Hello Crochet Friends” and host the video series “Learn to Crochet with Jonah”. My priorities are my family and academics and I enjoy teaching others how to crochet. I especially like math and I’m […]

HOW TO KNIT TOP-DOWN

If you are one of those knitters who hates to seam after finishing your sweaters and work the whole thing piece-by-piece, today we bring you a step by step in which we show you how to knit using the top-down technique—seamlessly and all in one piece. As the name of this technique indicates, we start […]

How to crochet fringe

Garments with fringe never go out of style no matter what the season, and in 2019 they came back in full force. Fringe helps to slim your figure, and it adds impact to all of your garments to create a personal and casual style. In this post you are going to learn how to make […]

Knitting For Olive

BACKGROUND Who is Knitting For Olive? Knitting for Olive is a family business run by mother and daughter, Pernille and Caroline. We design knitwear for babies, children and adults, and have our own brand of yarn made from pure natural fibres. We find inspiration for our designs in our own children. The designs are made […]

How to crochet wicker stitch

Sometimes we just feel like doing crochet, a simple stitch, a quick project, we curl up on the couch and sink into our world full of yarn. Today we bring you a really easy stitch, the kind that will surprise you with its texture as you go along. We are going to learn how to […]

“I knit’’

More and more often we hear it from the mouths of men, “I knit’’. Breaking stereotypes and clichés that have been assigned by society for decades, men knit too, and very well we might add. There are many men who practice knitting as a hobby, in their free time to escape from the routine of […]

HOW TO COUNT THE ROWS IN YOUR PROJECT

When you’re getting started in this world, in addition to learning to decipher patterns, different stitches, techniques, etc., one of the first things you should know is how to count the rows in your project if you don’t want to drive yourself crazy. In fact, even after you’ve been knitting a while, you can still […]

Finita Yarn

The We Are Knitters team is always working on ways to respond to your concerns and please you when innovating new fibers, colors, and finishes. It is really important to us to listen to your opinions, not only to fulfill your wishes, but also, thanks to you we can ALL continue to advance in the […]