Posts Tagged‘garter stitch’

Atlántico shawl video tutorial by Marianela Galo: How to knit a crescent shawl for summer nights

How to knit a half moon shawl

Hello! My name is Marianela Galo, and I am knitwear designer. Ever since adolescence knitting has been my daily moment of rest, creativity and meditation. Like all the women in my family, I always have some kind of project on the go that fills me with enthusiasm. Over time, I have become a professional designer. Furthermore, I’m happy with what I do! The majority of my designs are inspired by places of the world or from the inspiration that a material transmits. Like this Atlántico Shawl knitted from Katia Veganette, an exclusive design for you. Follow the knitting pattern and…

How to knit with circular needles: advantages, tips and patterns to knit seamless accessories

knit with circular needles

Are you a bit nervous about knitting with straight needles? Do you suffer when you have to sew the parts of a knitted garment together? If your answers are affirmative, we recommend that you learn to knit with circular needles. The advantages of these knitting needles joined to a cable are numerous. As a result, more and more knitters are only using circular needles. One key reason is that they are so convenient and comfortable to work with. Furthermore, you don’t need to turn the work at the end of a row. They promote a more relaxed body and arm…

Holiday VideoKAL: knit a spectacular Supershawl with Jaipur

Each VideoKAL is a challenge, an opportunity to learn something new and to achieve something different. In all this time we’ve paid special attention to projects for novice knitters. Easy knit and crochet patterns for women, men, kids, baby and home available in our Katia Beginners magazine. The moment has now arrived to apply everything that has been learnt and advance with the holiday VideoKAL. This time, we are proposing an expert level shawl. Download our knit pattern (also available in our magazine Katia Sport 87), follow the step by step instructions in the video tutorial and knit a spectacular Supershawl…

Katia VideoKAL: men’s knitted scarf made with Junior

Guys! This knitted scarf made with Katia Junior is for you: a basic and practical accessory for these cooler days. We have 15 funky colours at your disposition. You only need 3 balls of yarn and a pair of size 10 (U.S.)/(15 mm) knitting needles. Download the pattern and follow the DIY video to knit this toasty scarf. Could it be any easier? Impossible! This men’s knitted scarf is really easy to make. In this VideoKAL we show you how to knit garter stitch and how to knit into the back of the stitch. The triangular shape is achieved by…

Katia VideoKAL: baby booties knitted with Peques

After the little hat knitted with Merino Aran from our last VideoKAL, we propose that you continue wrapping up the new members of the family. What do you think to these cosy and soft baby booties made with Katia Peques? Choose your favourite colour from the 40 colours available, you only need one ball! Download the free pattern and follow the step by step instructions on this video. These knitted baby booties that we are showing you are made on straight needles. In this VideoKAL you will learn to knit garter stitch, 2×2 ribbing and the technique that transforms a flat…