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Technique Corner March 27, 2017

Ready to up your double knitting game? Here is an absolutely beautiful method of casting on for centre-out double knitting: while this technique is a little tricky, it is well worth the effort!

For more videos like this, see Lucy’s Double Knitting playlist.

Julia Watt (on Ravelry: Julia Watt; my Etsy store: LanesEndKnots)


Is there a topic or question that you would like to see Lucy cover in future YouTube videos? Please post your suggestions in the comments section.

For more Tutorials, Patterns, Books and the “Learn with Lucy” DVD series, visit Lucy’s website.

Lucy’s Craftsy Classes: Foundations of Double Knitting, My First Socks and Fearless Knitting – Empowering Techniques for Every Knitter.

WEEKLY PATTERN SALE: Lucy’s Double Diamond Socks is 50% off until March 29!

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MARCH SPECIAL: buy any “Learn with Lucy” DVD or book (Cool Socks Warm Feet or
Cool Knitters Finish In Style) and receive the corresponding digital version free in your Notebook at LucyNeatby.com!

 

Technique Corner March 13, 2017

One of the tricks to successful double knitting is making tidy colour changes. Watch this video to learn how to ‘thread’ your stitches to produce perfect colour changes, then practice your technique using this week’s sale pattern: the double knit Super-Hero Hat!

For more videos like this, see Lucy’s Double Knitting playlist.

Julia Watt (on Ravelry: Julia Watt; my Etsy store: LanesEndKnots)


Is there a topic or question that you would like to see Lucy cover in future YouTube videos? Please post your suggestions in the comments section.

For more Tutorials, Patterns, Books and the “Learn with Lucy” DVD series, visit Lucy’s website.

Lucy’s Craftsy Classes: Foundations of Double Knitting, My First Socks and Fearless Knitting – Empowering Techniques for Every Knitter.

WEEKLY PATTERN SALE: Lucy’s Super-Hero Hat is 50% off until March 15!

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MARCH SPECIAL: buy any “Learn with Lucy” DVD or book (Cool Socks Warm Feet or
Cool Knitters Finish In Style) and receive the corresponding digital version free in your Notebook at LucyNeatby.com!

 

Technique Corner March 6, 2017

Filed under: Guest Post,Technique Corner,Youtube Videos — jcw104 @ 09:00

Brush up on your double knitting basics: in this video Lucy takes a close look at how to work reverse stocking stitch in a double-sided fabric (illustrated using Lucy’s Paintbox Scarf pattern, which is 50% off this week!).

For more videos like this, see Lucy’s Double Knitting playlist.

Julia Watt (on Ravelry: Julia Watt; my Etsy store: LanesEndKnots)


Is there a topic or question that you would like to see Lucy cover in future YouTube videos? Please post your suggestions in the comments section.

For more Tutorials, Patterns, Books and the “Learn with Lucy” DVD series, visit Lucy’s website.

Lucy’s Craftsy Classes: Foundations of Double Knitting, My First Socks and Fearless Knitting – Empowering Techniques for Every Knitter.

WEEKLY PATTERN SALE: Lucy’s Paintbox Scarf is 50% off until March 8!

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MARCH SPECIAL: buy any “Learn with Lucy” DVD or book (Cool Socks Warm Feet or
Cool Knitters Finish In Style) and receive the corresponding digital version free in your Notebook at LucyNeatby.com!

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Technique Corner February 27, 2017

In this week’s video Lucy shows you a fabulous way to make an invisible sewn bind-off for the ends of a double knit scarf (she also provides some helpful suggestions for darning in ends and hiding yarn tails in your double knitting).

For more videos like this, see Lucy’s Double Knitting playlist.

Julia Watt (on Ravelry: Julia Watt; my Etsy store: LanesEndKnots)


Is there a topic or question that you would like to see Lucy cover in future YouTube videos? Please post your suggestions in the comments section.

For more Tutorials, Patterns, Books and the “Learn with Lucy” DVD series, visit Lucy’s website.

Lucy’s Craftsy Classes: Foundations of Double Knitting, My First Socks and Fearless Knitting – Empowering Techniques for Every Knitter.

WEEKLY PATTERN SALE: Lucy’s Mermaid Socks pattern is 50% off until March 1!

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Technique Corner February 20, 2017

Filed under: Guest Post,Technique Corner,Youtube Videos — jcw104 @ 09:00

In this week’s video Lucy shows you a marvellous way to bind off using a single double pointed needle and a crochet hook!

For more videos like this, see Lucy’s Binding Off playlist.

Julia Watt (on Ravelry: Julia Watt; my Etsy store: LanesEndKnots)


Is there a topic or question that you would like to see Lucy cover in future YouTube videos? Please post your suggestions in the comments section.

For more Tutorials, Patterns, Books and the “Learn with Lucy” DVD series, visit Lucy’s website.

Lucy’s Craftsy Classes: Foundations of Double Knitting, My First Socks and Fearless Knitting – Empowering Techniques for Every Knitter.

WEEKLY PATTERN SALE: Lucy’s Cables After Whiskey Sweater is 50% off until Feb 22!

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Technique Corner February 6, 2017

After mastering the basics, one of the first ‘advanced’ techniques most knitters learn is how to do right- and left-slanting increases. In this video Lucy demonstrates her method for making these increases, as well as explaining how to count your stitches on increase rounds (and how to account for discrepancies).

For more videos like this, see Lucy’s Increases playlist.

Julia Watt (on Ravelry: Julia Watt; my Etsy store: LanesEndKnots)


Is there a topic or question that you would like to see Lucy cover in future YouTube videos? Please post your suggestions in the comments section.

For more Tutorials, Patterns, Books and the “Learn with Lucy” DVD series, visit Lucy’s website.

Lucy’s Craftsy Classes: Foundations of Double Knitting, My First Socks and Fearless Knitting – Empowering Techniques for Every Knitter.

WEEKLY PATTERN SALE: Lucy’s Hugs And Kisses Scarf is 50% off until Feb 14!

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Technique Corner January 30, 2017

Want perfect sock toes every time? Then you need to use Lucy’s revolutionary ‘sock toe chimney’: this method of grafting sock toes is a true game changer!

For more videos like this, see Lucy’s Grafting playlist.

Julia Watt (on Ravelry: Julia Watt; my Etsy store: LanesEndKnots)


Is there a topic or question that you would like to see Lucy cover in future YouTube videos? Please post your suggestions in the comments section.

For more Tutorials, Patterns, Books and the “Learn with Lucy” DVD series, visit Lucy’s website.

Lucy’s Craftsy Classes: Foundations of Double Knitting, My First Socks and Fearless Knitting – Empowering Techniques for Every Knitter.

WEEKLY PATTERN SALE: Lucy’s Udderly Divine Bag pattern is 50% off until Feb 1!

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