Machine Knit-Able: Flouncy Fringe Tank

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This fresh and funky pattern features intarsia throughout the body and a hem decorated with fringe. Knit flat, this is a perfect Machine-Knitable. The intarsia can be knit on any machine. Match gauge and follow the designer’s detailed charts Use graph paper and chart your…

Neckline Shaping Perfection

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Does the thought of shaping necklines make you cringe? Neckline finishes can make or break the appearance of a sweater. Neckline and Shoulder Shaping Practice Improve your skills, gain confidence, and get focused on necklines!

Machine Knit-Able: Toasty Brioche Hat

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Machine Knit-Able: Toasty Brioche Hat This beautiful Brioche Hat from Knit-Picks has gorgeous texture. The original hat is hand knit in a Brioche technique. If you’ve ever hand-knit Brioche, you know it takes a lot of concentration (and time)! Machine knitters can substitute Fisherman Rib…

Upside Down Knitting for Machine knitters

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Hand knitters seem to obsessed with the concept of knitting sweaters top down. ?? They pick up a long circular needle and cast on for the neckline, then front, back and sleeves in the round, all at one time. I’m not sure of the appeal,…

Japanese Notation for Machine Knitters

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Japanese Notation (Garment Notation) displays abbreviated knitting instructions on a visual diagram of your garment piece. It can be used for increases, decreases or short row shaping. An instruction of 1-2-9 means (decrease, increase or hold) 1 stitch every 2 rows 9 times. If the…

Share your Success!

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There’s no better inspiration than seeing what others have machine knit. There are a number of ways to share photos of your machine knitting success at Knit it Now. Use the “Share” button on the main menu.  From here you can choose the pattern you…

Skirts in DesignaKnit

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Quickly create a wide range of skirt styles with just a few clicks. Use the power of DesignaKnit to create beautiful knit skirts. Knit from pencil skirts to flirty swing skirts, DAK makes creating any style easy! Check out the Knit it Now Tutorial on…

Twisted Cord


An easy, pretty and fun alternative to I-Cord for ties, straps, and embellishment. Turn strands of yarn into a strong cord. Here’s a quick way to make beautiful twisted cord … FAST! This would be a great addition to our machine knit Earflap Hat Collection

Improved Pattern Search

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Find just the right machine knitting pattern with our improved pattern search feature.

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lifelines for machine knitters

Learn different methods of adding lifelines and fixing mistakes