Unique Knits – Timeless Style

These are list of knitting tutorials I have created (blog post and / or video tutorials). :D

How to Knit Single or Odd Numbered Row Stripe Without Cutting Yarns

A simple but clever method of working a single or odd numbered stripe pattern without having to cut yarns.

Blog, Video

International Crochet Hook Size Conversion Table

A conversion table for UK, US and Japanese crochet hook sizes.

Blog

Continental Knitting Method

In continental knitting method, you hold the working yarn on your left hand.

Video

English Knitting Method

In English knitting method, you hold the working yarn on your right hand.

Video

Fair Isle Knitting (both hands)

Several episodes of video tutorials showing how to work Fair Isle knitting using two hands. Some tips for working Fair Isle neatly.

Video: Episode 6.1, 6.2 and 6.3

How to Knit Neat & Strong Buttonhole

Using a crochet hook, I will show you how to knit a neat and strong buttonhole over 2 stitches. A really useful knitting technique to know!

Blog; Video

Wrap & Turn Short-row Knitting

Wrap and turn is one of the short-row knitting technique. This allows you to shape and change directions of knitting. Very useful for heel-turn, horizontal yoke and other constructive knitting.

Blog; Video 

Various Ways to k3tog

A blog post to show you a subtle difference between various k3tog: left, central and right k3tog.

Blog

How to Attach a Knitted Purse on Sew-on Frame

A blog post to show you a subtle difference between various k3tog: left, central and right k3tog.

Blog; Video


Crochet Terms: American, British & Japanese

A table to show the equivalent crochet terms over three continents.

Blog


Frills & Ruffles

A blog post to show you 3 different kinds of frills: 1) Simple gathered, 2) Bell edging and 3) Short-row frills. I talk about advantages and disadvantages of using these frills in knits.

Blog


Loop Cast-On Part 2 (One-stranded Cast-On)

This post will show you how to knit alternate loop and double-twist loop cast-on.

Blog

Loop Cast-On Part 1
(One-stranded Cast-On)

This is a tutorial for simple one-stranded cast on method (simple loop and twisted loop cast-on).

Blog

Make Chain Stitch Without a Crochet Hook

This post will whos you how to knit alternate loop and double-twist loop cast-on.

Blog

How to Knit Perpendicular (3D Knitting)

This post will whos you how to knit alternate loop and double-twist loop cast-on.

Blog; Video

Tubular Cast-Off for Single Ribbing

Tubular cast-off is useful for sock ribbing and sleeve cuffs where you need lots of elasticity. Icing-on-the-cake-technique to know.

Blog

How to Knit Hexagons & Octagons

A quick method to knit spiral hexagons and octagons. When the piece is large enough, you can block it as circular piece.

Blog

Tubular Cast-On & Off for Double Ribbing

Another good-to-know technique. Tubular cast-on and off methods are useful where you need extra elasticity in garments. It also looks pretty.

Blog

Two-stranded Tubular Cast-on

A blog post to show you how to cast on using two stranded tubular cast on method.

Blog; Video