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Knits 101 Week Round-Up, Winners & Sewing with Knits Tips

We have done it, a week all about knit fabrics! Hopefully with all this new found knowledge of knits you are ready to give something new a try.  Now that you have great information to reference I wanted to share some of my favorite online stores, great patterns for those new to knits and a […]

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Last Chance to Enter the Knits 101 Giveaway & KnitFix Reminder!

  Don’t miss out!  Today is the last day to enter for your chance to win some great prizes including an April KnitFix from www.GirlCharlee.com! To enter go to the Day 1 post and scroll down to the Raffecopter tool at the bottom, the giveaway ends at 11:59pm PST tonight.  Only 1 person will win […]

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Knits 101 Week: Different Types of Knit Fabrics

What IS Knit Fabric? Knit refers to the way that the fabric is created, instead of weaving straight threads together, knitting uses a series of interconnecting loops as show in the diagram above.  This prevents fraying and allows the fabric to stretch.  There are many different types of knits, and they all have different amounts […]

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Knits 101 Week: Series Info & ENTER TO WIN!

  Being that most of the EYMM patterns are designed specifically for knits, one of the most common questions I get is ‘Where do you find your knits?’  I answer that I purchase some locally, but, since I live nowhere near a fashion district, I do 90% of my fabric shopping online. I then get asked […]

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Freestyle Harems for Women – A Pattern Revolution Designer’s Challenge

I was excited when I was invited to participate in this month’s Designer Challenge from Pattern Revolution!  I participated in the first one in 2013, with my Kenzie’s Party Dress.  While it may not look as challenging, the women’s version of the kid’s Freestyle Harem was just that, a challenge.  It was a challenge for […]

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