Knitting Questions

Frequently Asked Questions about Knitting Techniques/Problems

What's Wrong With My Button Band?
Tue, Dec 7, 2021 at 1:15 PM
Where can I watch the livestream replay in Knit Camp app?
If you miss a livestream in the Knit Camp app, there are several ways to watch it later.  First, use the magnifying glass (top right icon on any screen in ...
Tue, Jul 6, 2021 at 9:37 AM
Which size needle should I use to knit my gauge swatch?
When knitting your gauge swatch, use the needle size that is used for the body of the pattern, unless otherwise stated. Keep in mind that needle size is mer...
Thu, Jun 24, 2021 at 3:15 PM
Why do you use a smaller needle for knitting sweater ribbing?
It is customary to use a smaller needle for sweater ribbing; you will see this in most sweater styles and patterns. A smaller needle ensures a tidy ribbed e...
Mon, Jan 3, 2022 at 11:02 AM
Why is There a Hole in My Knitting?
Tue, Dec 7, 2021 at 1:44 PM
Will My Yarn Colors Bleed?
Tue, Dec 7, 2021 at 1:27 PM
Yarn Substutitions
For tips on yarn substitutions, see this blog post:
Wed, Jun 2, 2021 at 1:34 PM