Blocking Seamless Sweaters

December 3, 2018By Andi

The advice that you should block your knitting can sometimes be met with confusion when it comes to simpler stitch patterns. The internet is full of elaborate tutorials on blocking lace, because that’s a real skill, but they’ve created a misconception that blocking all knitting requires extreme stretching and pinning. Blocking, at its simplest, is … Read More

Untangling Knots Turned 10!

November 19, 2018By Andi

Last Friday I was knitting with my friends, and we got on the topic of my blog. I mentioned that this space will be ten years old next year, which is kind of cool, and the conversation moved on to other things. Well, I got home that night and got into bed, and it suddenly … Read More

Saying Goodbye to Miette and Introducing Crumb

September 15, 2018By Andi

Miette is retiring! This may come as a surprise, but I’ve been planning it for a few years. At the end of this year, December 31, 2018, Miette will no longer be available for download. I’m sure that will be disappointing for some of you, and that’s why I wanted to provide plenty of notice … Read More

The Populuxe KAL begins + Resources

September 1, 2018By Andi

The Populuxe KAL starts today! I cast on using the long-tail cast-on. I generally use this one or the cabled cast-on method for my shoulders. They both offer a good amount of structure, which you want at the shoulders. Hop on over to the KAL thread in the Untangling Knots group on Ravelry and show … Read More

Answers to Your Questions

August 30, 2018By Andi

I’m curious to know a bit about your everyday life, for example how you divide your time between knitting, designing and office work. You have written about this before but how is it now? It’s a little messy at the moment, although my workload is perfectly manageable! I spent a good chunk of the beginning … Read More