Below is my ever-expanding catalog of knitting tutorials. Techniques are organized by theme or topic, and most are relevant across a variety of designs and applications.

Looking for a specific tutorial? Send me a note and I will do my best to accommodate your request!

Cast-ons

How to knit Judy’s magic cast-on

How to knit Judy’s magic cast-on

You can’t get around Judy’s magic cast-on when knitting socks from the toe-up.
How to knit the provisional cast-on

How to knit the provisional cast-on

I use this cast-on when I want to knit first in one direction and later in the other direction.
How to work the cable cast-on

How to work the cable cast-on

The cable cast-on is useful if you want to cast on several stitches at the beginning or end of a row.
How to knit the I-Cord cast-on

How to knit the I-Cord cast-on

In this cast-on, the i-cord edge runs uniformly from one to the other end, which is perfect for shawls.
How to knit the Provisional Tubular Cast On

How to knit the Provisional Tubular Cast On

The provisional tubular cast-on creates an edge that seems like there would be no cast-on edge. This cast-on is extremely stretchy and is frequently used for ribbed edges.

Bind-offs

How to knit the invisible ribbed bind-off

How to knit the invisible ribbed bind-off

This method is invisible and very elastic. This is particularly suitable for cuffs or socks knitted toe-up.
How to knit the Tubular Bind-off

How to knit the Tubular Bind-off

Are you looking for the matching bind-off for tubular cast-on?

Skill building

How to knit cables without a cable needle

How to knit cables without a cable needle

Knitting cables without a cable needle is no art. I’ll show you how to knit cables quick and easy without a cable needle.
How to knit the half Fisherman’s rib

How to knit the half Fisherman’s rib

I show you how you can knit a nice pattern with half the effort for a true fisherman’s rib. I show you tips and tricks and how to knit increases and decreases in the stitch pattern.
How to substitute yarn

How to substitute yarn

This tutorial shows you in 4 steps, if and how you substitute a yarn.
How to knit a yarn over

How to knit a yarn over

You manage finally to knit evenly and then you come across a pattern consisting of holes. Intentionally holes in a piece of knitting?
How to knit gathered stitches

How to knit gathered stitches

The gathered stitches are worked over two or more stitches and shows the stitches fan-shaped.
How to choose the right MKAL

How to choose the right MKAL

When participating at a MKAL it’s hard to choose if it’s something for you. In 8 steps I show you how simplify your choice.

Finishing

How to wet block your knits

How to wet block your knits

Wet blocking your knits is an essential step if you like to have a more professional look of your finished piece. I talk about when is it necessary, tips for different fibres and how to block.
How to make tassels

How to make tassels

Tassels are perfect for yarn recycling and enhance any knitted shawl. I will show you how to do this in this short tutorial.