I woke up this morning to four inches of fresh, wet, heavy snow, and it hasn’t stopped falling yet. Love the squares (already purchased pattern) and can’t wait to see it all “put” together 😉. And what about spit splicing squares together? Crochet Heart Squares Border: Attach ivory yarn into the top right corner stitch (right side facing) of a heart square. How to Join Crochet Squares Using the “Zipper” Method. Needed laughter much! Move on to the second row, joining all the squares … This year, the closest we came was my kids thinking that “get up and get dressed” was an April Fool’s day joke…. You mean… it was all just a joke? Hilarious! You’re the best. With the right side of square 1 facing you, knit the 2 stitches remaining on the needle of square 1 using your new sock yarn colour. Sign up now to receive 10% off your next order in the MDK Shop! Thanks for the laugh. Position your squares with front sides facing, so that the staples will be hidden on the back of your blanket. Sew the squares together to make a blanket or other knitted fabric for other uses. One of the most important things to learn with knitting is how to sew knit seams. I use a Swingline 500-capacity office stapler, mostly because a heavy-duty staple gun is too powerful. April Fool yourself!!!!! Mother Natures’ idea of April Fools Day…(she’s not funny). I’m feeling pleased with myself, as I started by sewing in the ends in the middle of each corner….but now I’ve switched to Russian join spit and rolling my ends. : I love your books! It’s like mattress stitch, only a heck of a lot faster. Join these pretty crochet flower squares together to make a crochet blanket or even a cute crochet shawl. . Mar 23, 2017 - Explore Michelle Gibson's board "knitted squares pattern", followed by 106 people on Pinterest. But first — I have a real urge to eat a bagel. 7 Ways to Join Granny Squares Whip Stitch Join. Snack and blanket all at one. You should always have two stitches on the right needle. Noro felts pretty well – just get two adjacent edges nice & damp and then rub briskly together for an hour or so … I feel inspired! Tutorial Simple Joining Square Technique – it’s very easy and fun 😀 I love to make blankets, especially those with motifs and shapes. Too funny! But I can’t BELIEVE you put cream cheese on your knitting, even as a joke. Ha Ha Ha–can’t stop laughing. A finished square is so nice, with half as many ends done! I laughed. WHIPS STITCH JOIN METHOD (sewing) This isn’t exactly rocket science if you’re all literal about it and just slap tape down. — awwwwwwwwww…. Crochet Bobble Stitch Sheep Square. It gives you a sense of accomplishment when each one is finished and allows for a lot of fun patterns. PSS One other technique I forgot to mention: sewing in ENDS. That’s MY method for sewing in ends! Rubber cement is nice for garter stitch becuauz yu kinpush enz riges You two are so wonderful. Thread Th new color through the fold, and fold it back 3 o 4 inches. many. And this stuff is the real deal–my contractor left it in the basement after fixing our insulation, and I kind of like that whole reduce/recycle/reuse vibe coming off this. Can’t stop laughing—happy April 1. Personally, I prefer marscapone cheese. You are a genius. Usually, (unless I use a modular knitting technique) I crochet around each square in a single colour and then hand sew them together. Sewing knitted squares together is a simple project that requires a blunt needle with an eye large enough to thread. Don’t hate on the strawberry. I don’t know just how far you’ll actually go for a laugh, but I sure hope whatever you did for those cream cheese pics didn’t actually involve *actual* cream cheese coming into contact with your *actual* knitting 😀 It’s so much fun to see all the Mitered Crosses blanket squares cropping up on Ravelry. Mattress stitch is a great seaming technique to use for sewing seams in knitting. You seam from the bottom edge up. (Or your cookie of choice. 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