November 19th, 2013

Tuesday’s Tip – How to Count Hard to See Stitches

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Counting Hard to See Stitches

We all know how important it is to do a gauge swatch, but sometimes your stitches can be hard to see. Knitting and crocheting with fuzzy yarn, ruffle yarn, or even just a super bulky yarn can make counting your stitches really tricky.

To make it easier, hold your project up to a window so the light can shine through. ┬áThis will allow you to see your stitches for easy counting!┬áJust make sure you don’t stretch your project, otherwise it will distort your stitch count.

 

 

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Grace

Customer Service Liaison at WEBS - America's Yarn Store
I started working at WEBS in September 2010. I learned how to knit 5 years ago and have been crocheting since childhood. When I'm not knitting, I love to be outside with my Black Lab, Ellie.
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  • Sister12345

    It would be difficult (for me anyway) to count without pointing to the stitches.

  • Mom

    Maybe a light table?