Helping you be a better Machine Knitter

Asymmetric Hem for Machine Knitters

Asymmetric Hem for Machine Knitters
November 15, 2021
Adding a shaped hemline is an easy way to create a custom machine knit designer sweater. With just a little planning you can add this feature to any pattern and quickly knit it with your knitting machine.

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Creating Collars with a Knitting Machine

Creating Collars with a Knitting Machine
November 8, 2021
It's easier than you think to add collars to machine knitting patterns! Collars are equally as vital as stripes and stitch patterns when it comes to embellishing your knitwear designs.

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LearnDesignaKnit: Where to Start?

LearnDesignaKnit:  Where to Start?
November 1, 2021
Are you ready to put the power of DesignaKnit to use for your machine knitting? Learn step-by-step based on your interests.

If you are just getting started or have used DAK for a while, the courses at LEARNDESIGNAKNIT.COM can help.

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The BEST Knitting Machine Table

The BEST Knitting Machine Table
October 18, 2021
Knitting machines require a sturdy table that will accommodate not only the weight of the machine, but the back and forth action when knitting. This table checks all the boxes and is the perfect table for machine knitting.

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What is a Machine Knit-Able?

What is a Machine Knit-Able?
October 11, 2021
Machine Knit-Ables: Curated inspiration from the hand knitting world. Weekly tips through the eyes of a machine knitter. Why should hand knitters have all the fun? Put your knitting machine to use.

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Ladders in Machine Knitting

Ladders in Machine Knitting
October 4, 2021
Ladders bring interest to your knitting. Machine knitting ladders are made with out-of-work needles and can be used in a variety of ways. Here are 5 ways to use ladders in your knitting that are both decorative and practical. Ladders bring interest to your knitting. Machine knitting ladders are made with out-of-work needles and can be used in a variety of ways. Here are 5 ways to use ladders in your machine knitting.

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Challenge: Translate a Vintage Knitting Pattern

Challenge: Translate a Vintage Knitting Pattern
September 27, 2021
Take some instructions that aren't clear, translate them for your machine, and knit a beautiful lace peek-a-boo hem.

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