Wiseknit : Knitty.com - Spring + Summer 2017


Feature: Wiseknit™: Practical Knitting Wisdom, a free tutorial by Kate Atherley


Wiseknit: Practical Knitting Wisdom

by Kate Atherley

One of the wonderful things about knitting is that there are so many different solutions to every problem, so many possible answers to every question. This column aims to expand your knitting knowledge and toolkit with practical solutions and answers to your technical knitting questions and conundrums.


This issue: Techniques to use with Lace

Lace secrets: yarnovers, decreases, lifelines and more!


Blocking lace

The yarn used in this tutorial is Skacel Collection, Hikoo Simpliworsted: 55% Merino Superwash 28% Acrylic 17% Nylon • 140 yards per 100 gram skein, kindly provided by the sponsor of this column, Skacel.

Filmed on location at Yarns Untangled in Toronto.


designernameKate is Knitty's lead technical editor. She's also a knitting teacher, and her focus is making knitting easy and fun. Although she enjoys a really interesting and complicated technique, and a mathematically intensive project, she knows that not everyone else does.

Find her at kateatherley.com

Tutorial content © 2017 Kate Atherley. Video produced by Amy Singer.