2-Color Fisherman's Rib Stitch - Tutorial

2-Color Fisherman's Rib Stitch - Tutorial.   How could we not recreate this? The 2-Color Fisherman's Rib has become a knitting must-have! It's so easy to customize, choosing yarn texture, thickness and colors for different results…

Crochet Stitch: Raised Zig Zag Stitch Tutorial

Crochet Stitch Pattern: Raised Zig Zag Stitch Tutorial. Looking for a crochet stitch to make home decor accessories? You can give the Raised Zig Zag Stitch a try to create blankets, pillowcases and so many more items for your home. This stitch…

Knitting Stitch: English Mesh Lace Stitch Tutorial

Knitting Stitch: English Mesh Lace Stitch Tutorial. Eventually, we'll always go back to laces and eyelets. This is the tutorial for the English Mesh Lace Stitch, a lace stitch that is so elegant when paired with fine mohair (as we show you…

Fancy Knitting Stitch: Eyelet Rib Stitch Tutorial

Fancy Knitting Stitch: Eyelet Rib Stitch Tutorial.   At this pace, we are basically going to put together an entire collection of Rib Stitches: we just can't get enough! This time, it's the Eyelet Rib Stitch turn. It's halfway between…

Cashmere and Silk: the Definition of Cozyness

Cashmere and Silk: the Definition of Cozyness Let's celebrate wool season with some exciting news: BettaKnit's Cuddle Cashmere is here and we cannot wait for you to try it! ☁️ Can you think of those soft and warm sweaters you wish you…

Crochet Lace Stitch Pattern: Spider Web Stitch Tutorial

Crochet Lace Stitch Pattern: Spider Web Stitch Tutorial. Let's dive right into spooky season with the perfect crochet stitch: the Spider Web Stitch 🕸 though using mohair yarn, it looks anything but spooky. It rather gives couch + blanket…

Fancy Knitting Stitch: Bamboo Stitch

Fancy Knitting Stitch: Bamboo Stitch. This is a fun variation on the classic rib stitch: the Bamboo Stitch 🎋 it is perfect for cuffs, bottom edges and collars on sweaters, or even to be worked as it is. Needless to say how easy this…

Fancy Knitting Stitch: Mock Cable Stitch

Fancy Knitting Stitch: Mock Cable Stitch. Giving the cable texture to your knits without using a stitch holder: what kind of sorcery is this? It's the Mock Cable Stitch! 😅 Surprisingly, for this stitch you will only need to know the…

Fancy Knitting Stitch: Drop Stitch

Fancy Knitting Stitch: Drop Stitch. The best part about this knitting stitch? Projects grow faster! 😎 If you joined the lazy knitters club, the Drop Stitch is definitely for you! The swatch you see in the picture has been made using…

Fancy Knitting Stitch: Seersucker Stitch

Fancy Knitting Stitch: Seersucker Stitch. A knitting evergreen that even confident beginners can try: the Seersucker Stitch! Here in a chunkier version: isn't it just the best? The swatch you see in the picture has been made using…

How to join Granny Squares: 4 methods

How to join Granny Squares: 4 methods. You've just completed your last Granny Square. Now, the fun part: join them all! Nothing easier if you'll be using one of the 4 methods described below. Keep reading! Note: we used a contrasting…

Crochet Lace Stitch Pattern: Lace V-Stitch Tutorial

Crochet Lace Stitch Pattern: Lace V-Stitch Tutorial. So fun to make and easy to memorize, as well as super elegant! The Lace V-Stitch will become one of your all-time favourite lace stitches. Lace crochet stitch + Mohair = 💖 For…

Fancy Lace Knitting Stitch: Diamond Lace Stitch

Fancy Lace Knitting Stitch: Diamond Lace Stitch. In this new geometrical stitch (yes, we're kinda becoming obsessed with them 😅), stocking stitch and garter stitch alternate to shape diamonds, spaced out by eyelets in diagonal rows: you…

Crochet Stitch Pattern: Basketweave Stitch Tutorial

Crochet Stitch Pattern: Basketweave Stitch Tutorial. We've seen it in our previous knitting tutorials: now we're going to recreate the crochet version of the Basketweave Stitch! This version is really one of the best stitches if you want…

Fancy Knitting Stitch: the Mock Honeycomb Stitch

Fancy Knitting Stitch: the Mock Honeycomb Stitch. Here we are with yet another easy and eye-catching fancy knitting stitch (as you know, our favourite kind 😄): the Mock Honeycomb Stitch, with its raised geometrical design on a Stocking…

Fancy Lace Knitting Stitch: Flowers in a Row Stitch

Fancy Lace Knitting Stitch: Flowers in a Row Stitch. The Flowers in a Row Stitch is an easy yet quite original knitting stitch. The base is worked in Stocking Stitch, while the 3D flowers are obtained working 5 elongated stitches tied together.…

Crochet Stitch Pattern: Cross Over Stitch Tutorial

Crochet Stitch Pattern: Cross Over Stitch Tutorial. The Cross Over Stitch: a new fancy lace crochet stitch to add to your stitch collection! With its diagonal lines, it creates spirals that somehow remind us of the classic cable pattern on…

Lace Knitting Stitch: Irish Mesh Stitch Tutorial

Lace Knitting Stitch: Irish Mesh Stitch Tutorial. The lace knitting stitch saga continues with the Irish Mesh Stitch tutorial! This stitch is one of the countless, super easy variations of the basic Lace Stitch. The holes are created by…

Lace Stitch Tutorial: Tiny Squares Eyelet Stitch

Lace Stitch Tutorial: Tiny Squares Eyelet Stitch.   The Tiny Squares Eyelet Stitch is an easy knitting stitch. After the Rosebud Eyelet Stitch (which we absolutely loved in spring), here's another super versatile and elegant stitch…

Crochet Stitch Pattern: Ruled Lattice Stitch Tutorial

A new fancy lace crochet stitch tutorial for an easy and beginner-friendly stitch: the Ruled Lattice Stitch! You can use it simply as it is or you can feed ribbons and cords through the eyelet sections, just as if they were drawstring channels…

Rosebud Eyelet Stitch

Rosebud Eyelet Stitch: can you think of a spring-ier knitting stitch? :D To knit this stitch, it might be useful to learn how to knit the Bobble Stitch, of which you can find our tutorial here, as well as many others' on Bettaknit's YouTube…

Striped Garter Stitch

Not your average Garter Stitch. The Striped Garter Stitch will elevate your knitting game with zero effort and endless possibilities of color and yarn combinations. If you are just starting off your knitting journey (or haven't held your…

Raspberry Stitch: how-to

The Raspberry Stitch is yet another big knitting classic! Also known as "Trinity Stitch", it's easy to look at the little bumps on the surface and immediately think about raspberries. Its 3D texture is so rich and it makes you want to…

How to knit the Diamond Stitch

This is another big favourite of BettaKnit's Team: the Diamond Stitch! You can find many different variations of this stitch, but basically you create the shape of a diamond in a way that it stands out on an even background. In this version,…

Butterfly Stitch knitting tutorial

It's not as complicated as it looks and will give an interesting touch to your garments: the Butterfly Stitch is just so easy and quick to knit that even beginner knitters will be blown away! ;) The swatch you see in the picture features…

How to knit the Brioche Stitch

The Brioche Stitch has lately become very popular among knitters. It is very similar in thickness to the well-known Fisherman's Rib Stitch. It is also very stretchy and makes hand-knitted garments very comfortable to wear: this is why knitters…

How to knit the Basketweave Ribbing Stitch

The Basketweave Ribbing Stitch is a simple yet interesting variation of the Basketweave Stitch. You will be able to knit it if you are already familiar with knit and purl stitches: this makes it perfect for beginners! The sample you see in…

How to knit the Diagonal Basketweave Stitch

The Diagonal Basketweave Stitch is definitely inspired by the traditional hand-woven baskets. It creates a diagonal pattern and an intricate zig-zag texture. This stitch results in a very tight and compact fabric, due to the continuous criss-crossing…

How to knit a Tubular Selvedge

The Tubular Selvedge is worked on the first and last stitches of the row. It makes the edges of your garment look neater and more professional, as well as prevents them from curling. Tubular knitting is quite similar to the 1/1 Rib Stitch,…

Italian merino wool

Lana, is the name of our new pure native Italian wool yarn. It is an Italian merino wool, coming from Gentile breed merino sheep. It is an all-Italian yarn, with a controlled and certified supply chain, at Km 0. The attention to the environment…

Bettaknit x Coincasa

The wool season is about to begin, and we could only inaugurate it in the best possible way with a collaboration we are super proud of!  You can't imagine the happiness when we were contacted to make ab exclusive kit for them! Yes, because…

Crochet bottle holder: Free Pattern

Can a crochet bottle holder be useful? Yes, of course! Never again without a bottle and never again without a crochet accessory! Giulia, aka @Giulyandcrochet shared with us a free pattern to make a comfortable and eco-friendly crochet…

Crochet washable make-up remover pads

The washable make-up remover pads allow you to remove make-up while respecting the environment The washable crochet pads and make-up remover wipes are a sustainable alternative! If handmade with sustainable yarns, they are even more so! One…

Il filato ecologico da Jeans riciclati: Love my Jeans

Non c’è niente di più naturale che rifarsi al passato per creare il futuro. La moda lo fa quotidianamente: reinventa uno stile e propone una tendenza. Perché allora non farlo partendo direttamente dalla materia prima? Love my Jeans è…

Universal love in a Knit Kit!

Is it possible to send love messages with a pull? Yes, it's possible! With the new knit kit FOREVER LOVE Pull celebrating universal love! In this period, after so many months of uncertainty and fears related to the pandemic and beyond,…

Italian Yarns: fine, high-quality yarns

If we say Italian Yarns, you think of... Fine, high-quality yarns! Made in Italy means experience, quality, design, tradition, beauty, but also production and manufacturing with high standards of respect for the man and the environment. This…

How to make Christmas crochet pot holders: Free Pattern!

Christmas crochet pot holders? Why not! A nice accessory and a fast and fun gift idea! The Nordic style crochet "Nordic Xmas" potholders were made for us by a passionate designer and maker who is very popular on Instagram: Mara Fornasier. The…

Free Pattern: Christmas crochet decoration!

Christmas is approaching, and the decorations to adorn our home are never enough! For you a Free Pattern, to create a Christmas crochet decoration: a cute stuffed tree, designed by Lily of @Knothing_Usual (do you remember? Lily had also…

Recycled Cashmere: luxury goes green with RE-Cashmere

RE-Cashmere: luxury becomes accessible and green, with the new recycled cashmere yarn. Re-Cashmere was born from the Rifò x Bettaknit collaboration and is one of our most loved sustainable yarns ever. It is very soft, it's made in…

How to Crochet Decrease

Now that you've gotten to grips with all the basic stitches, we can tackle the tough problem of decreases. Decreasing in crochet is actually very easy and serves to reduce the width of a garment and to give different shapes. In this post,…