Twisted Updates

We Tried It! Interchangeable Needle Sets Edition

We Tried It! Interchangeable Needle Sets Edition

Interchangeable needle sets are a staple in the pantry of most serious knitters. The hitch: there are about as many sets out there as there are kni...
We Tried It! Pom Pom Maker Edition

We Tried It! Pom Pom Maker Edition

Pom poms are FABULOUS. There, we said it. They make great hats even better. They are wonderful decorations. With the help of some googly eyes, they...
We Tried It! DPN Tubes Edition

We Tried It! DPN Tubes Edition

As an avid Turkish Bed Sock maker and double pointed needle user, Twistedista Dawn was eager to give DPN tubes a test run. Currently we have two st...
We Tried It!- Blocking Wires Edition

We Tried It!- Blocking Wires Edition

Ah, blocking. Like doing gauge swatches it is often a step that is skipped. (But shouldn't be!) We have tackled the subject of blocking before, foc...
We Tried It! - Gleener Fuzz Remover

We Tried It! - Gleener Fuzz Remover

There are few things more frustrating than seeing knitwear you love start to show wear and pill. Luckily there are some easy things you can do to h...
We Tried It: Blocking with a Stasher Bag

We Tried It: Blocking with a Stasher Bag

Portland is full of beautiful, turn-of-the-century Craftsman bungalows. They are charming, stately, historic... and usually have very very very sma...
We Tried It! - Knitter's Pride Cubics Edition

We Tried It! - Knitter's Pride Cubics Edition

Square needles seem strange, but claim to be an ergonomic improvement. Are they right for you? WHAT ARE THEY? The Knitter's Pride Cubics Needles a...
We Tried It! - Flexi Flips Edition

We Tried It! - Flexi Flips Edition

FlexiFlips are a relatively new addition to the Addi needle line up. Curious how they work? We tried them for you! WHAT ARE THEY? Addi FlexiFlips ...
We Tried It! - Karbonz Double Pointed Needles Edition

We Tried It! - Karbonz Double Pointed Needles Edition

A fairly recent addition to our needle line up are the Knitter's Pride Karbonz Double Pointed Needles. Curious how they stack up to others? Twisted...