What’s Your “Purse-onality?”

What's Your "Purse-onality?"

Hey knitters, have you heard? Knit bag patterns are all the rage these days. Why spend a lot of money on a designer purse at a department store when you can make one yourself for a lot less money? Plus, when you knit a bag, you can personally decide on every detail and customize the […]

Knit Stitch Spotlight: Seed Stitch

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Hello everyone and Happy Fall! I feel like fall is wool’s season — shorter days and cooler temperatures are certainly conducive for snuggling up indoors with a lap full of yarn. It is the perfect season to knit a sweater, a shawl, socks… the list could go on and on! It is also a wonderful […]

Learn Garter Stitch with 13 Easy Scarf Knitting Patterns

Learn Garter Stitch with 13 Easy Scarf Knitting Patterns

Garter stitch is the perfect stitch for beginner knitters. If you are just learning how to successfully maneuver your needles and yarn, garter stitch will be your new best friend. The most basic stitch is garter stitch, which is knitting every stitch (or purling every stitch). Garter stitch projects are reversible, because the right and […]

Knit Your Worries Away: 20 Knitting Therapy Patterns

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I don’t know about you, but I find knitting extremely therapeutic. When I’ve had a bad day, coming home and picking up a knitting project is a great way to relax, clear my head, and focus my thoughts on something simple and enjoyable. When I’m working on a therapy knitting project, my worries just melt […]

25 Knitting Patterns Fit for a Goddess

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Sometimes you just want to feel wrapped in luxury. Like a goddess. I know I do. The richness of super soft yarn and a delicate handmade fabric just can’t be beaten. I love working on knitting patterns that will make me feel like a goddess incarnate. If you’re like me and love to wrap yourself in […]

24 Baby Knitting Patterns for Fall

Baby Knitting Patterns for Fall

Although it may be hard to believe, fall is fast approaching. Fall is definitely one of my favorite seasons. Pumpkins, hot apple cider, crisp weather, crunching leaves…what’s not to love? Plus, fall is all about fashion. From kids to adults, autumn fashion options are always on point. If you have exhausted your summer knitting patterns […]

Knitting for Beginners: An Editor’s Adventures in Yarn

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Here at Prime Publishing, we editors have a pretty sweet gig. We work on websites about food and crafts all day, we get to sample delicious recipes from our test kitchen, and we’re a pretty cool group of people on top of it all. In August, though, many of us got to try something totally […]

Knitting Around the World: 16 Global Knitting Patterns

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As a knitter, I enjoy looking at patterns from around the world. Knitting styles and preferences from different cultures are so interesting, and it’s fun to work with techniques and motifs that are new to me. And with the big games coming up this summer, where athletes from all around the globe will be coming together to […]

16 Garter Stitch Patterns You Won’t Want to Miss

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Garter stitch is one of the easiest stitches in knitting because it doesn’t require you to alternate the kinds of stitches you’re doing. You can just do the same thing over and over. It’s great for when you’re figuring out how to knit and need to practice the basics and get the movements down pat. […]

27 Knits You Can’t Screw Up: Easy Knitting Patterns for Beginners

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I’m just learning how to knit. I’ve done some arm knitting recently, but nothing with needles. A few weeks ago, I decided that I wanted to learn how to knit “for real.” But I knew that I needed something simple to start. So, I went on a hunt and rounded up a bunch of knitting patterns for […]