Checking Your Gauge
Learn why proper gauge is important for your knit or crochet project.
Wash With Care
Learn how to care for your finished item.
Needlework Fabrics 101
Needlepoint, Hardanger, embroidery fabric—what is the difference between them?
Bubble Bead Basics
Beading crafts take on a new dimension with Bubble Beads!
Cross-Stitch Fabrics 101
Fabric can make all the difference in a project, so it’s important to know the basics before getting started.
Stamped Cross-Stitch Basics
Learn all about stamped cross-stitch.
Basic Crochet Stitches
Get started on crochet with this guide to beginner stitches.
Common Crochet Abbreviations
Brush up on crochet terminology and abbreviations with this guide.
Common Knit Abbreviations
Use this handy guide to familiarize yourself with knit terminology and abbreviations.
Needles come in a variety of sizes, styles, and shapes.
Blocking a Knit or Crochet Project
Learn how to block your finished project and maintain its shape.
Anatomy of a Knit or Crochet Pattern
Knit and crochet patterns spell out everything you need to know to create your project.