How to Make an Infinity Scarf – Addi King Knitting Machine

3 Sep

Learn to make an Infinity Scarf on your Addi King Knitting Machine! I have made many of these scarves on my Addi. These scarves make great gifts, and they are very quick and easy to make. I have made scarves on my Addi from worsted, sport, and bulky weight yarns. You can make them any length you like. I like to use ombre or self striping yarn for added visual interest without any extra work. 🙂

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How to Make a Knitted Bow on an Addi Express Pro Knitting Machine

14 May

Make these cute bows to dress up hats, bags, scarves, or headbands. They can also be applied to a french barrette or alligator clip for an adorable hairbow.

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How to Make a Tablet Sleeve – Addi Express Kingsize Knitting Machine

25 Apr

Make a quick and easy Tablet Sleeve to keep your tablet nice and warm! Not really. But it will protect your tablet from getting scratched. 🙂

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Yarn Review: Knit Picks Hawthorne Fingering – Multi & Kettle Dyed

14 Apr

When I designed my Double Chevron Lace Scarf Pattern, I needed a warm, machine washable, fingering weight yarn with good stitch definition to highlight the lace pattern. I wanted the stitch pattern to shine. I didn’t want to use a multicolored yarn that would distract from the stitch pattern, but I didn’t exactly want a solid colored yarn, either. I decided to try Knit Picks Hawthorne Fingering in the Kettle Dyed Delphinium colorway, which seemed to be just what I was looking for. It was the perfect yarn for my scarf. In fact, I loved it so much that I bought several more skeins (and will probably buy more in the future). So here’s my review of the Knit Picks Hawthorne Yarn. Continue reading