Knitting gauge

Learn how to achieve the perfect knitting gauge for your projects. Discover tips and tricks to ensure your stitches are the right size and create beautiful knitted items every time.
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Why does knitting gauge matter? There are times when a stitch gauge should be perfect (think vests, cardis, pullovers, etc.), because when gauge if off you'll end up with a garment won't fit properly. So, it's very important to check gauge in knitting before you begin a project.

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If you're confused about knitting gauge, then this detailed guide is for you! Learn the ins and outs of knitting gauge with this knitting tutorial and finally knit things that fit! #sheepandstitch #knitting #knittingtutorial #knittinggauge Quilting, Cardigans, Crafts, Zero, Knitting Gauge, Knitting Help, What Is Knitting, Knitting For Beginners, Knitting Hacks

Knitting gauge is one of the most important knitting concepts to understand. It’s the difference between garments that fit and garments that are disastrously too small or too large. Someone who understands knitting gauge has a world of well-fitting sweaters, mittens, socks and more at their fingertips! In this post, we’ll go over what gauge […]

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Do you think swatches are lying liars who lie? Perhaps you're not listening closely enough to what your swatch is saying. In this blog post I explore six common misconceptions about knitting gauge swatches, ranging from swatch size and shape, knitting method, blocked vs. unblocked gauge, when row gauge matters and when it doesn't, whether you should swatch only for fitted items, and tips on what to do with swatches afterwards. Let's bust some swatch myths!