Tips and exercises

Tips on designing, gathered from a range of sources, are included here.

The exercises help you to practise the design skills needed for a re-knitting project: mixing colours, altering stitch patterns etc. They can also be useful when you are doing a re-knitting project, as a reminder of how to experiment with your ingredients.



finding inspiration






choosing colours






choosing yarns






choosing stitches












adapting re-knitting patterns