Tag Archives: knits

EYMM 2nd Anniversary Sale & Blog Tour!

*WARNING* Due to heavy volumes of traffic the site may be bogged down at times. About 3% of mobile users are recieving an error on the PayPal site, you may have to wait 30 minutes and try again to check out, use a computer or contact us before the sale is over to lock in […]

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Knits 101 Week: Needles, Thread & Machines!

NEEDLES Whether you use a regular sewing machine, serger or cover stitch machine needle choice is important. There are a lot of different types of needle points, you can find more detailed information about them in this Threads article.  Using the wrong type of needle will often cause small pin holes at the seam of […]

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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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