Welcome to the Teabreak Knitter website that supports the knitting community. You can see the latest additions to the site below, and each heading links to the full set of information on that topic.

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Teabreak Knitter podcasts are published on YouTube. More detailed “show notes” are published in the T-breaks section of this site.

Cartridge rib and start of pattern for the Nahanni River vest.

Starting to knit the Nahanni river (P201903)

Summary of contents Audio only version: Links to items mentioned in the podcast Transcript The ...
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Back of the gauge swatch for Nahanni River

Casting on the Nahanni River (P201902)

Audio only version: This my second podcast (more strictly a vlog) in a series in ...
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Ruler held against the first four rows of the swatch

Project planning – the Nahanni River (P201901)

Audio only version: This my first podcast (more strictly a vlog). In it, I explain ...
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T-reference is a collection of articles to help you build your knitting skills. Try looking here if you want to learn a new technique, or to find out what you might need to know to plan a project.

Go to the home page for T-reference to look for a topic, or get a flvour by looking at one of the latest posts shown here.

Twisted knit half-hitch cast-on

Also known as: German twisted cast-on, Old Norwegian cast-on ...
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Stranded colour-work

Also known as: Fair Isle, stranded colorwork ...
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Vertical stripe ribbing

Also known as: Stranded Ribbing, Cartridge Rib, Corrugated Rib, Two-colour Basque ...
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Swatching in the round

Also known as: Swatching for circular knitting ...
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T-torials provide bite-sized hints and tips on knitting techniques prepared by the Teabreak Knitter.

Cast-on edge showing groups of stitches marked with marker stitches.

Marker thread for cast-on and joining in the round (T201904)

Show notes for the marker thread for cast-on and joining in the round tutorial ...
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Pass the needle through the loop belos the cross

Twisted knit half-hitch cast-on (T201903)

Show notes for the twisted knit half-hitch cast-on tutorial ...
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Basic stranded cast-off

Basic stranded cast-off (T201902)

Show notes for the basic stranded cast-off tutorial ...
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Basic straned cast-n being shown

Basic stranded cast-on (T201901)

Show notes for the Basic Stranded Cast-on Tutorial ...
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Have a bit of fun and make greetings cards for your friends and family. These T-cards may give you inspiration, but you could add yarn to any greetings card.

Sami turf hut (C201817)

This example of a traditional Sami turf hut is opposite the Borderlands Museum in Kirkenes, ...
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Røros wall (C201816)

Røros in Norway was founded in 1664 as the hub of a copper mining area ...
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Saint Michel d’Aiguilhe (C201815)

Le Puy in France is perched on the top of volcanic outcrops, and Saint Michel ...
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Clouds at sunset (C201814)

Is anything as relaxing as a beautiful sunset? ...
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