Having A Passion
Hello and welcome to my personal blog, my name is Kimberly D. Sanchez and I have a passion for knitting. Here on this blog, I will try to share my personal experience and opinions about knitting. I have been knitting for over 15 years.
My passion for knitting started back when I was a little girl, and the person that introduced it to me was my grandmother. She was also very passionate about it and luckily for me she was extremely talented. I learned everything from her, all the techniques and the little tricks. Now after more than 15 years, I have gathered a lot of experience and I have expanded my knowledge even more.
Therefore I have decided that I want to share that experience with other people that are interested in learning how to knit. If you carefully read through my articles, you will learn how to knit properly.
Many knitters, especially beginners, are often scared of knitting clothes for babies and kids due to the delicacy of projects and large scale of aspects that should be taken into consideration. On the contrary, knitting tiny projects for kids has its specific challenges, but it also has plenty of advantages compared to knitting for adults. […]
When faced with knitting for the first time, beginners easily get overwhelmed and lost among various moves, tricks, patterns, and models. It might seem way too complex and highly challenging, but in fact, all the knitting techniques come down to two basic elements: knit and purl. And a large scale of impressive combinations of these […]
Once you step into the world of knitting, you’ll figure out that all you need is a pair of needles and a ball of yarn. If you present it extremely simplified. But if you dig just a bit underneath the surface, you’ll discover the impressive realm of creativeness and craftwork with a myriad of its […]
There are many similarities between crocheting and knitting, and too many people don’t even see the clear difference between these two, but there is. The truth is that being experienced and skilled in knitting will help you adjust to crocheting techniques faster and more easily, but knowing how to knit does not make you ready […]
All experienced and skilled knitters know that provided with just enough adequate knitting material and other necessary tools and accessories, pretty much any clothes could be knitted. Regardless of the fact that most laymen have cozy sweaters in mind when thinking of knitting, you can knit glamorous evening dress as well. Ok, unique and rather […]
To make it clear right at the beginning – there is no such a thing as a perfect yarn. There is only a certain type of yarn perfect for a given knitting project and the types of yarn that suit your knitting style best. You can knit with pretty much any yarn, but experienced knitters […]
Knitting is a beautiful craft combining useful and creative, rather than just creating something for the mere purpose of aesthetic. However, most people get interested into knitting after being impressed by the beauty of various knitted stuff. High quality knitted stuff always makes knitting seem so easy, effortless and fun, thus many people jump into […]
Learning how to knit may be equally fun and frustrating, especially if you go through the mere beginning without proper directions and advice. There are several common mistakes beginners tend to make frequently and to fail to correct them timely may result in loss of enthusiasm and dropping the whole idea. However, the mistakes are […]
Knitting doesn’t have to be a particularly expensive hobby. All you truly need is a pair of quality needles and plenty of yarn. The rest is up to you, your knowledge and skills and largely your creativity. However, if you want to indulge yourself and make knitting process highly convenient and easy, there’s a wide […]
Once you get into the world of knitting, driven by beginner’s enthusiasm, you will come across an endless assortment of ideas and projects for knitting, especially if you are creative, open minded and ready to face challenges. Aside from your inspirational ideas and the ones you pick in guides, books bout knitting or online, there […]
One advice that I can give to all the people that want to start knitting is to carefully choose their knitting needles. That might sound silly, but in reality, it is really important part of your knitting journey and if you want to be successful later on, you will need to learn when to use […]
If you want to start knitting, then you will need to purchase certain supplies that are necessary to have in order to knit. There are not many supplies that you will need, for beginners especially, few needles and a ball of a yarn is usually enough. However, if you want to get more serious and […]
A very common mistake that a lot of people are making is that they think there is no difference between knitting and crocheting. Usually, the people that don’t see the difference between these two types are not familiar with the techniques that are used to knit or crochet. If you tried out both of them, […]
Because I am a very experienced knitter, I get asked a lot of times for advice and tips that I can give to people that want to start knitting. In fact, that is probably the most frequently asked question that I get, therefore I decided that I will answer that questions once and for all. […]
When I first started knitting, I never knew all the good things it will bring to my life. I thought that it will be sort of a hobby that I will use occasionally to kill time when I feel bored. That opinion instantly changed when I started knitting because I immediately realized all the good […]
I have told many times to many people that they should start knitting and experience all the benefits that it has to offer. However, I rarely succeed in convincing them, usually people judge knitting long before they try it out for themselves. That way they completely miss the good part that knitting has to offer […]
We are now living in a modern age, which means that most of the things that were done by hand are now done by machines. That transfer is bad and good at the same time. The good side of that transfer is that we can now complete that work for a much faster time. However, […]
Personally, I think that knitting is a very fun hobby, that can grow into something bigger and it can take over your entire life if you put in enough effort and time into it. Of course, it is not easy to master all the techniques of knitting, it is a challenging part that you have […]