Learn how to fix common knitting mistakes with a beginner-friendly video tutorial. Topics covered: laddering down, tinking, frogging, and picking up stitches.
Learn how to work a provisional cast on in knitting. This popular method uses scrap yarn and a crochet hook.
It’s time for the annual Hands Occupied new year update, and for the first time in years, I feel like I have some clarity about I’m doing next.
Why I am bidding farewell to the Hands Occupied Studio space, and what this means for the rest of the year for Hands Occupied.
Check out three new books written with makers in mind, and enter to win one for yourself!
One of the coolest things about being a pattern designer is gathering inspiration. Take a look at what’s got my wheels turning this year.
An update about what’s next from Hands Occupied!
The Magic Carpet Throw Blanket by Heidi Gustad can be found in the new Knitting with Disney book by Tanis Gray! (Insight editions, 2021)
A look back on 11 years of Hands Occupied, and a look ahead at what’s to come.