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Buttons and Bands

Band Pickup

Band Pickup

Pick up the perfect number of stitches to rows for cardigan bands. No guessing!
Button Hole Bands

Button Hole Bands

Take the guess work out of your buttonhole bands, use our tool, enter the size and number of button holes starting and ending offsets, the bands depth and width, along with your stitch and row gauge and Knit It Now will provide you with exact knitting instructions.
Button Hole Placements

Button Hole Placements

No more guessing - just enter how many buttons, the size of the buttons, height of the area, and the starting and end location offset and Knit It Now will give you instructions for the perfect placement of your buttonholes.

Formulas

Circle / Polygon Tool

Circle / Polygon Tool

Create circles on any knitting machine with any yarn! Your choice: 6 or 8 wedges, short row or decrease construction. For hats, blankets, pillow tops, scarves ... you name it!
Gauge Calculator

Gauge Calculator

Knit your swatch, enter your details and let us calculate your gauge.
Gauge Conversion

Gauge Conversion

Interested in using a different yarn than the pattern calls for?
Increase/Decrease Evenly

Increase/Decrease Evenly

Enter your ending width and current stitch count and stitch gauge and let Knit It Now produce your gather information.

For hand knitting, this tool includes the stitch increase options of "make one" or "knit in front and back" techniques.
Magic Formula <span class='reallysmall'>(Inches)</span>

Magic Formula (Inches)

Increase or decrease evenly for perfect shaping. Shorten or lengthen any shaped area of your knitting by entering inches or cm.
Magic Formula <span class='reallysmall'>(Sts and rows)</span>

Magic Formula (Sts and rows)

Increase or decrease evenly for perfect shaping. Shorten or lengthen any shaped area of your knitting by entering stitches and rows
Yards Per Pound

Yards Per Pound

Compare yarn that is put up in balls, hanks, cakes, or skeins to weights of yarn on cones.
Yarn Estimator

Yarn Estimator

Determine if you have enough yarn to finish your project. A swatch, a scale and a few measurements and you'll never worry about running out of yarn!

Graph Paper

Full Scale Graph Paper

Full Scale Graph Paper

Create full-scale knitters graph paper to plan your knitting based on YOUR stitch and row gauge. Accurately design intarsia, motifs or pattern shaping.
Knit It Now Graph Paper

Knit It Now Graph Paper

Enter your stitch and row gauge and print out customized graph paper to plot out your designs. Print as many pages as you need.

Charting Help

Curved Hem

Curved Hem

Add a flattering shaped hem to any sweater pattern. Enter your gauge, desired additional length and generate exact short row knitting instructions. Also use to lengthen the back of a sweater to adjust for Dowager's Hump.
NOTE: Using Short Rows to curve the hem is appropriate for 1-2" of curve. For a larger curve work decreases instead of short rows
Dart Formula

Dart Formula

Enter your stitch and row gauges, width and depth (height) and Knit In Now will produce line by line instructions for your darts.
Hoods

Hoods

Create a simple hood shape for any pattern. Enter the dimensions of your finished neck opening and the desired hood depth. The tool will generate a hood pattern based on your stitch and row gauge.
Necklines

Necklines

Estimate the number of stitches for your neck bands based on your gauge and dimensions. The tool will give you the band cast on (pickup) for both front and back neck opening.
Rectangle / Square

Rectangle / Square

Enter your stitch/row gauge and your dimensions to create simple scarves, shawls and blankets.
Slope Tool

Slope Tool

Enter your gauge, width and depth (height) and Knit In Now will produce your line by line instructions for your slopes. Use to calculate shoulder shaping.