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 Do you struggle with what to do with your leftover yarn? Not long ago, I received an email from a reader that I honestly could have written myself! She wrote: “[I have] tons…

7 Little-Known Cast-on Methods That Will Blow Your Mind
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7 Little-Known Cast-on Methods That Will Blow Your Mind

Need a stretchy cast-on? How about a cast-on for a moebius scarf? Or a cast-on method that will destroy Second Sock Syndrome? Check out these little-known cast-on methods Welcome pinners! This post has seen a lot of traffic lately, thanks to you! Be sure to look around Knitting for Charity for even more helpful posts, and…

How to Knit the Perfect Chemo Cap
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How to Knit the Perfect Chemo Cap

Knitting a chemo cap that will make a world of difference to a cancer fighter, plus free patterns Have you ever wondered what makes chemo caps such an important part of the recovery process for a cancer patient? You may not realize that it goes far beyond covering a newly-bald head. Pamela Haschke (no relation!)…

Here’s What You Should Know about Knitting for Homeless People
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Here’s What You Should Know about Knitting for Homeless People

Are you interested in knitting for homeless people? Here’s how you can be sure your donations will be useful and appreciated by society’s neediest folks Would you like to knit for homeless folks? It’s easy to see why it’s one of the most popular charity knitting causes. It’s a great way to show love and…

14 Fun & Beautiful Children’s Scarves to Knit – Free!
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14 Fun & Beautiful Children’s Scarves to Knit – Free!

Tilt the odds in your favor (of a scarf being worn!) with these free patterns for children’s scarves to knit One type of knitting pattern seems to separate children from babies and toddlers: the scarf. We don’t usually put scarves on babies or toddlers, for a few reasons. Number one, there tends to be very…

12 Adorable Free Knitting Patterns for Children’s Hats
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12 Adorable Free Knitting Patterns for Children’s Hats

Need hats for toddlers to pre-teens? Check out these free knitting patterns for children’s hats It seems like whenever we think of charity knitting for young ones, we concentrate on babies and preemies and forget about the ones who are walking and talking. Free knitting patterns for babies seem to be everywhere; for children, not…