More ideas from John
Cat Bordhi's brilliant "sweet tomato heel" short-row variation for socks.  I've tried it and like it!  Pretty easy; nice and smooth!

Cat's Sweet Tomato Heel Socks - a Heel Tutorial. Easy, No Gap short row heel.

Icelandic Bind-Off- stretchy, good for garter bind off

Of the 3 great bind-offs for garter stitch, the winner is the easy Icelandic Bind-Off. Video and step-by-step photo tutorial for Icelandic Bind-Off below

Building a Living Fence - wonder what I could use to do something similar?

Building a Living Fence: Osage orange trees (Maclura pomifera), also called hedge apple or horse apple. For an incredibly tough, enduring windbreak that’s a major player in a local ecology, probably nothing surpasses Osage orange.

How to Knit - The Basics from Design*Sponge - Helpful tips for beginners.

Hooray - so many great beginner knitting tutorials are surfacing! The Basics from Design*Sponge For Taylor

How to repair a hole with a knit-in patch.

Counteracting a throw-away society Considering the time and expense of making hand-knit socks, it is well worth the effort to repair them if you eventually wear through a hole. You say you don't know how to darn a sock? Let me help with these photos and b