THE PHILOSOPHY

three simple rules for BOLD KNITTING

With work you can knit anything. Yes, some things are harder than others, but if you remember that all knitting is just made up of a few basic stitches, you'll get there with patience and practice.

With work you can knit anything. Yes, some things are harder than others, but if you remember that all knitting is just made up of a few basic stitches, you'll get there with patience and practice.

Leave them in or take them out, it's up to you, but mistakes are really your best friend. They teach you shortcuts and help you learn. Sometimes they even lead to new stitches.

Leave them in or take them out, it's up to you, but mistakes are really your best friend. They teach you shortcuts and help you learn. Sometimes they even lead to new stitches.

Style, color, fit, whatever. The best part of crafting is getting to make your own decisions, so make weird ones and explore all aspects of your craft, no judgement allowed.

Style, color, fit, whatever. The best part of crafting is getting to make your own decisions, so make weird ones and explore all aspects of your craft, no judgement allowed.

 

Whether you're a beginner of a life-long knitter, there's always something new and exciting to try out. If you aren't sure where to start, take a look at the techniques page and start learning.

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About

Xandy Peters is a knitting designer and teacher, best known as the innovator of the stacked stitch technique and for her Fox Paws pattern. Starting out as a footwear and product designer, Xandy turned to knitting as a way to explore textiles and surfaces without using factory production. She has since made a career out of knitting, publishing new patterns monthly and teaching workshops across the country. Xandy has been published in magazines such as Vogue Knitting, Twist Collective, Knitscene, and Knitty, but continues to self publish most of her work. Xandy also blogs about design, crafting, and baking on her blog soimakestuff.com

 

 

 

 

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