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Hack Your Ravelry Feed

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Hack Your Ravelry Feed

Here’s my Prezi for the Unravelling Ravelry workshop I offered at Espace Tricot on January 14th: https://prezi.com/view/zPSmL0KIqUULiBDy6eno/The above presentation was part of a two-hour workshop I taught, mainly with the aim of introducing users to the powerful search functions available on Ravelry. The presentation alone may not have enough context to really get the whole gist, but it does have some exercises in it that will get anyone going on using the tools. What really struck me when assembling this was how much you as a user can control what comes back to you as a feed. By investing some...

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Tighten Up Your Ribbing

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Tighten Up Your Ribbing

I've had a few messages from knitters working on my Four Score sweater asking for techniques for tightening up that annoying column of loose purl stitches that often appear right after your column of knit stitches. Rather than try to type this all up I made a quick little video. I hope this helps! <br/>Two ways to tighten up loose purl stitches in ribbing. Please excuse the state of my hands - it's been a long, dry winter here in Montreal.

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