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The Future Is Knit: Why The Ancient Art Of Knitting Is High-Tech Again

The Future Is Knit: Why The Ancient Art Of Knitting Is High-Tech Again

When you think about knitting, you might picture grandmas clicking big wooden needles or something wintery, like a snow-covered lodge. But knitting is everywhere, producing just about everything you put against your skin each day, from socks and t-shirts to hoodies and beanies. And thousands of years after it was…

IKEA’s Now Making Chairs The Same Way Nike Makes Its Knitted Sneakers

IKEA’s Now Making Chairs The Same Way Nike Makes Its Knitted Sneakers

There’s nothing quite as comfortable as wearing a sweater knit by a grandparent, right? That’s why Nike started using digital knitting machines to create its colourful Flyknit sneakers back in 2012, and why IKEA has now adopted the same technology to create a pair of chairs designed to pamper your…

Learn How To Knit In Eight Easy GIFs

Learn How To Knit In Eight Easy GIFs

Do you want to learn how to knit? Sure you do! And, hey, you’re in luck; making a scarf is not as tough as you might think. Here’s how to in a few easy steps.