10 Steps to the Easiest Children’s Slippers You’ll Ever Knit
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10 Steps to the Easiest Children’s Slippers You’ll Ever Knit

4 balls of yarn. 34 rows of stitches. That’s all you’ll need to knit a pair of children’s slippers fast! Children’s slippers are a highly sought-after knitting project for charity. Homeless shelters, domestic violence shelters, and service organizations on the Pine Ridge Reservation all love receiving slippers. But you may have heard that slippers are…

Secrets of the Random Afghan: How to Create a Killer Afghan Exploding with Color
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Secrets of the Random Afghan: How to Create a Killer Afghan Exploding with Color

A little randomness can go a long way towards rearranging random yarn into a stunning random afghan! Over the years, I have amassed an amazing quantity of yarn. Yes, of course I buy yarn (frequently). But I think I may have received gifts of yarn even more frequently than I have purchased it. That is…

This Little-Known Knitting Technique for Leftover Yarn Will Blow Your Mind
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This Little-Known Knitting Technique for Leftover Yarn Will Blow Your Mind

Ginny Jovanovich returns to Knitting for Charity with yet another outstanding use for leftover yarn: a little-known knitting technique called helix knitting Ginny Jovanovich, I’m convinced, is a genius with leftover yarn! A few years ago, she sent me a fabulous cluster stitch hat knitting pattern. I published it in a blog post, and it…

How to Knit Faster: Expert Tips for Speeding up Your Knitting
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How to Knit Faster: Expert Tips for Speeding up Your Knitting

Frustrated by slow knitting? Here’s encouragement and tips for ways to knit faster “I don’t seem to knit fast enough to do all the things I want to do for charity. I mostly do baby things but I want to do for older kids and for adults too. Need more hands and fast ones too.”…