Web Resources

If you find a web link that no longer works or has moved, please email  info@gslkg.com  

Please refer to “guild web resources page” in your subject line.  Thanks!

KNITTING TECHNIQUES/TEACHING KNITTING

SOCK KNITTING

SOFTWARE FOR KNITTERS

  • The Knitting Zone Tools, patterns, Knitting software, lots of helpful stuff for socks.  Sole Solution helps you design your own sock pattern in 30 seconds or less (toe down or toe up). Needle Trax is software for knitters, spinners & weavers to help manage inventory of yarn, books, needles, fibers & projects.Knitters desktop companion is a circular stitch dictionary on your PC with over 150 designs (charted & written).

COPYRIGHT

CHARITY KNITTING/FREE PATTERNS

KNITTING MAGAZINES/PUBLISHERS/ONLINE

KNITTING RELATED BLOGS (web log/journal)

KNITTING PODCASTS/SHOWS

KNITTING EMAIL GROUPS

HOW TO FIND A KNITTING GUILD OR GROUP NEAR YOU

HOW TO FIND A YARNSHOP/ONLINE SHOPS/DESIGNERS

Best to call ahead before visiting stores!

You can also look at local guild’s websites for shop listings!

YARN SUBSTITUTIONS/INFORMATION

  • Ravelry: Yarn index you can find lots of info about various yarns on Ravelry, you can also search pattern ideas on what to use with a particular yarn you own, search for yarn you need more of (in other ravelry members stashes) or if you have a pattern you need a substitute for search by your pattern name  to see what other knitters have used for that yarn.
  • Yarn Info Finder at international.elann.com gives basic info about various yarns & suggests substitutions available on elann.com.
  • yarndex.com provides info about various yarns, availability, colors, gauge, yardage, weight, care, etc.  Knitters can provide reviews and comments on yarns.

OTHER LINKS