DIY Crochet Love Knots Cowl Using Spool Knitter Tutorial from inspiration & realisation here. Donatella also has a link to a cheap spool knitter ($16.05) that in the description on Amazon says it can knit18 feet of cording in ten minutes. I never make resolutions, but I am definitely learning how to crochet this year!
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DIY Extra Chunky Knit Inspired Maison Martin Margiela Knit Hat and Cowl Tutorial from inspiration & realisation. Top Left Photo: $208 (sold out) MM6 Maison Martin Margiela Heavy Loose Knit Hat here, $322 MM6 Maison Martin Margiela Indigo Handmade Scarf here. Bottom Left Photo: DIY by inspiration & realisation. Right Photo: DIY by inspiration & realisation on FB here.
Other tutorials from inspiration & realisation that will help you with this tutorial (also linked at Donatella’s site):
- DIY Extra Chunky Yarn Tutorial from inspiration & realisation here.
- DIY Giant Size 36 Circular Knitting Needles here.
- DIY Giant Size 36 Knitting Needles here. *Donatella tweeted me that they should only take me 10 minutes to make!
- For other projects using giant needles go here, here and here.
- Learning How to Knit 101 here.
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DIY [knitting pattern] Chunky Cowl
truebluemeandyou: Knitted on size 15 needles. For beginners -a really easy and fast project.
DIY Knitted Tadaa! Scarf Tutorial and Free Pattern from Eilen Tein here. She’s using an extended loop technique which I’ve never done which creates tons of buttonholes to position her buttons in different ways. These were knitted on 7mm needles or around size US 10.5 to 11 US. *There is a translator on site and a pattern in English at the very bottom.
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DIY Chunky Knit Fluted Cowl Tutorial and Free Pattern from The Purl Bee here. This project is rated for beginners and should be a really quick knit using size 17 needles and would make a beautiful homemade gift.
Truebluemeandyou: someone mentioned in one of the comments on a post that a roundup of cheap and easy to make gifts would be nice. My Holiday Blog is where I’m putting a lot of posts like that: Cheap and Easy Earl Grey Tea London Fog Bath Soak Recipe for instance. Gifts are also broken down into categories like edibles, ornaments, jewelry etc…