Why you should never skip the gauge swatch before starting a new knitting project

    Do you have a hard time understanding why so many people keep telling you about the infamous gauge swatch and the right knitting tension? Don’t worry! We’ve gathered all the information you need concerning gauge swatches here. 

    Crocheted self-pampering: the best present for yourself or someone you hold dear

    It’s very important to take extra good care of yourself after the lovely, but busy Holiday season. And what better way to do so than to spruce up your bathroom with some great items that will make your beauty-routine even more pleasant? Read more here. We have just the right patterns that will make self-pampering a breeze.

    How to knit and crochet presents for the little ones

    There’s something special about giving a child a present made with your own hands – and a whole lot of love. So, why not knit or crochet a present for the little one?

    We’ve gathered some good advice, tips, and ideas on how to make your homemade present a success with children and parents alike 🥰


    Crocheting My Wedding Dress

    Our amazing guest writer, Madeline from @ofbooksandhooks, decided to crochet her own wedding dress. In this blog post she takes us through the whole process from choosing the pattern and the yarn - and finishing in time. Click to see the beautiful final result!

    13 of the best accessories for crocheters and knitters

    What’s a crafter without his/her accessories, eh? While we’re packing our perfect project bags with yarn and such, it’s important that we give a nod to the unsung heroes of crochet. This is my favorite accessories as a knitter/crocheter!

    7 knitting tips for beginners

    How do you get started if you are new to knitting and want to learn? This is what I will try my best to guide you through in this blog post.

    How to Choose the Perfect Yarn for Your Summer Knit and Crochet Projects

    The warmer weather is creeping in for many countries around the world, which means that it’s time to start thinking about summer projects! Hang up those wool scarves and chunky sweaters and get ready for some breathable fibers perfect for beating the heat.

    The Project Bag Guide: Which one is right for you?
    Written by Madeline from @ofbooksandhooksThere comes a time in every crafter’s life where we realize: this random purse just isn’t working for my yarn. While some people may think that a bag made specifically for carrying crafty projects is an unnecessary luxury… they’ve also never likely experienced the rage of a ...
    9 Fun Yarns That Make Crafting Joyful

    Have you ever looked for yarn that you wanted for a specific project but then totally lost yourself in all that fun yarn? You know the yarn I’m talking about. The one you tell yourself is impractical or difficult to work with. Well, I’m here to tell you, it’s WORTH IT!

    6 Of The Best Rainbow Crochet Patterns

    Looking for some new, fun projects? Do you like bright colors? Try one of these! Here are 6 of the very best rainbow crochet patterns, including; a shawl, beach bag, baby wrap, poncho, kids blanket and a cake! Enjoy :-)

    8 of the Best Crochet Hooks and Their Perfect Yarn Pairs

    In this blog post, Madeline from @ofbooksandhooks guides you through a variety of crochet hooks from hobbii.com. You'll find pros, cons and perfect yarn pairings. When you've read this, you'll be one step closer to finding that one perfect crochet hook, you'll just never let go of. Enjoy!

    Wonderland Wrap CAL - FAQ

    Frequently asked questions regarding the Wonderland Wrap CAL - and their answers :)

    6 Great tips For Keeping Your Knitting And Crochet Good Looking For Years

    How do you make sure that your knit and crochet keeps for as long as possible? I will look into this in this blog post so you can enjoy your knitting and crochet for many years to come.

    One struggle, one goal...the way to the perfect pair of matching socks
    Winter is coming! For many of us that means that the sock-knitting season has finally begun. Sock yarn comes in the most wonderful colours and with most amazing colour shifts.And who doesn’t like to cuddle up on the sofa with warm and gorgeous looking socks, while working on the next project?These ...
    The ultimate color guide - Rainbow 8/4 Print

    Do you sometimes have a bit of trouble seeing which colors of our Rainbow 8/4 and Rainbow 8/4 Print go together? We made an ULTIMATE color guide!

    5 tips when working in faux fur yarn

    Fur yarn comes in many shapes and colours, but what they have in common is that they can be tricky to work with. In this blogpost, you will find all the tips you need to be able to face the challenge.

    How to defeat knots in yarn

    Darn! In a brand new skein of yarn, you run into an ugly knot that you don’t quite know what to do with. In this blog post, I’m going to help you understand why these knots occur and what you can do about them.


    This is how you stay motivated to finish your project
    It can happen for even the best of us. We start a new project  highly motivated. But after a while working on the same project, the same pattern, and the same color become boring. In the end, it might even lead to half-finished projects that are just laying around for ...
    10 signs that you are obsessed with knitting
    For a lot of people it is a lifestyle and not only a hobby to knit. You probably spend several hours knitting every single day, and cannot think of anything else besides your beloved knitting project, every time you don’t have it at hand. Below, we have listed 10 signs ...
    Knitting and Crocheting Reduces Risk of Dementia
    American studies show that people with creative hobbies such as knitting and crocheting are on average 75 % less at risk for memory loss.Protects the Building Blocks of the BrainDo you know that feeling, when your shelves and drawers are filled with yarn and you might have bought a bit ...
 
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