Knitting

Sweet Honeycomb Cowl Knit-Along: Choosing Your Colors

In visual perception a color is almost never seen as it really is—as it physically is. This fact makes color the most relative medium in art. —Josef…

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Which Knitting Side Hustle is Right For You?

There’s a term I’ve been seeing on social media a lot lately: SIDE HUSTLE. I find it rather annoying, with its vapidly hip informality. The phrase is…

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KNITTING TRENDS

Pattern of the Week: Cartesian Pullover

I adore simple knits. Like any knitter, I turn to complex laces and intricate colors from time to time. But there’s something so classic and enjoyable about…

Irina Anikeeva’s Incredible Style

Before she became a full-time knitwear designer, Irina Anikeeva had a career in management. She loved the achievement she gets from working with yarn, learning new techniques,…

3 Favorite Vest Patterns for Fall

Knit vests are so versatile and stylish, but I don’t make very many. I plan to change that this fall, and here are three patterns that have…

Ravelings: Behind Every Good Knitter

Inside every knitter there’s a tightly coordinated team of talented professionals, poised to bring their next project to completion. The materials engineer analyzes yarn substitutions, calculating the number…

Pattern of the Week: Orsino’s Vest

I always love the menswear in Interweave Knits. It’s fun for the knitter but stylish and modern enough to make men want to wear it. Orsino’s Vest…

Slip into Knit Slippers

It seems crazy to write about knit slippers in July, but knitters work on a different schedule than the weather, always knitting for upcoming seasons. Winter is…

Pattern of the Week: Pavo Slipper Socks

Is there anything more satisfying than a pair of cozy, knit socks? There’s something so delightful about slipping your feet into a pair of warm socks when…

Under the Hood: Our Most Popular Hoodie Patterns

If there’s one certainty in life, it’s that autumn is perhaps the perfect season for cozy, knitted layering pieces. I always look forward to the days growing…

Knitting on the Road: How to Teach Loved Ones to Knit

When packing my bag, I carefully choose my projects: a delicate lace shawl, a simple pair of socks, the tunic-length pullover needing row after row of stockinette.…

Quick and Easy Dorm Room Knits

It seems like only yesterday that I was moving into my dorm room at college. As excited as I was, I was also terrified. It was the…

Sunglasses Case with Yarn Leftovers

Every time I buy a pair of sunglasses, it ends tragically. I imagine that, at the time of my purchase, some evil little creature crawls out of…

Worry Less & Knit More: What to Knit for a College-Bound Kid

Determining what to knit for a college-bound kid can be layered in emotion. Worry takes the fore, as one witnesses a child-turned-adult vacate the nest in favor…

Celebrate Sweater Season: 7 Timeless Fall Knitting Patterns

Interweave Knits has always strived to publish knitting patterns that defy the fleeting styles of the moment, that become timeless classics to be knitted and worn for…

How to Stay Sane While Making Handmade Gifts

I have a bit of a follow-through issue when it comes to handmade gifts. If you don’t believe me, there are lots of people you could ask:…

Get a Jump Start on Your Holiday Knitting!

I know what you’re thinking: it’s July! Holiday knitting now? It’s too hot, and all we want is to sit by a pool with a cold drink…

Make Your Own Yarn Button!

Have you ever needed a button to finish up a project and found your button stash totally depleted? Or maybe you just can’t find the right one…

5 Reasons to Start Making Handmade Gifts in July

In the third week in July, I’ve barely recovered from the holidays. The socks I promised my Dad are finally finished (only 18 months late), and all…

Pattern of the Week: Backshore Pullover

Throughout 2019, knitscene editor Hannah Baker has themed each of her issues for the four major elements: air, fire, water, and earth (still to come!). With this…

Understanding Cable Chart Symbols

Most knitters learn to use charts without too much difficulty, but even knitters who are comfortable with charts may stumble when it comes to interpreting charted cables.…

6 Things to Consider When Finding Your Perfect Cardigan

We all have those garments we would wear every single day if we could. Maybe it’s a jacket that you feel totally fabulous wearing with anything, or…

Are You an Interweave Knits Knitter?

It was the summer of 2005 in the Hudson Valley, New York. It was hot and humid, yet I found myself standing in front of a yarn…

Yes, You CAN Wear Knit Hats in the Summer!

Are you a hat person? In my experience, there are two kinds of people: folks who love hats and wear them every chance they get, and folks…

Make Your First Knitted Socks

Sock knitting is hugely popular for a variety of reasons. Sock projects are much more portable than sweaters, they’re ideal for gifting, and there are so many…