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How To Knit A Mattress Stitch

How To Knit A Mattress Stitch

Mattress stitch is a very easy way to join pieces of knitting together.  It is worked with the Right Side of the work facing you, so is especially useful if you need to match a pattern, or stripes.  For a neat finish, pin your pieces of work together.  If you are joining a seam on a large piece, such as a sleeve, you may like to pin it in several places.  I am using a small stocking stitch sample here to demonstrate.    Mattress stitch is worked from right to left.  Thread your sewing needle with yarn.  I am using...

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How To Crochet A Bobble Stitch

How To Crochet A Bobble Stitch

The Bobble stitch is a highly textured crochet stitch, creating beautiful bobbles with a simple two row repeat pattern. You can use any weight of yarn, as long as you use the corresponding hook. (check the yarn label for this information) The Bobble stitch is perfect for blankets, cushions, garments & accessories.   Tutorial is written in UK Terms Crochet Terms Ch – Chain.  Sl st – Slip Stitch.  St –Stitch.  Sp – Space. Sk – Skip. DC – Double Crochet – insert hook, yarn over, pull the loop back through the stitch (two loops on hook), yarn over and pull through both loops...

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Live With Deramores on Create and Craft TV 19th July

Live With Deramores on Create and Craft TV 19th July

We are thrilled to announce we will be back on Create and Craft TV on the 19th of July at 12 pm! Simply head over to the channel on Sky 683, Freeview 23, Virgin 748, Freesat 813, Apple TV or Amazon Fire to tune in or watch online HERE.   Here's what to expect... We are delighted to bring to you a sneak preview of a kit made in Deramores Studio Cotton yarn which is coming to us very soon; our Bobble-Along Blanket by Cassie Ward. This stunning piece features the crochet bobble stitch, made up in three wonderful soft-hued...

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How To Crochet A Alpine Stitch

How To Crochet A Alpine Stitch

The alpine stitch is bursting with texture. It looks complex, but if you can crochet double crochet, treble crochet & front post trebles, then you can do this stitch. You can use any weight of yarn, as long as you use the corresponding hook. (check the yarn label for this information) The Alpine stitch is perfect for blankets, cushions, garments, accessories & bags.   Tutorial is written in UK Terms Crochet Terms Ch – Chain.  Sl st – Slip Stitch.  St –Stitch.  Sp – Space. Sk – Skip.   DC – Double Crochet – insert hook, yarn over, pull the loop back through the...

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Live With Deramores on Create and Craft TV 21st June

Live With Deramores on Create and Craft TV 21st June

We are thrilled to announce we will be back with a brand new show on Create and Craft TV on the 21st June at 12 pm! Simply head over to the channel on Sky 683, Freeview 23, Virgin 748, Freesat 813, Apple TV or Amazon Fire to tune in or watch online HERE. We are delighted to bring to you Seize The Daisies Crochet-a-long (CAL), designed by the very talented Leonie Morgan from the WoolnHook crochet blog. As an exclusive for Create and Craft, you will also receive the full pattern - only week one and two have been released...

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