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Beginners
Hub

Start your crafting journey right here with Stitch & Story. Discover tutorials, tips, and the perfect all-in-one kit for you to explore your creative side. Our modern approach to self-care empowers you to take time for yourself and make something that’s truly unique.

1

Choose your kit

Find your perfect match with our range of knitting and crochet kits.

2

Take your first steps

Learn the basics with our video tutorials and handy guides.

3

Enjoy the experience

The most important part of every crafter's journey.

1

Choose your kit

Find your perfect match with our range of knitting and crochet kits.

2

Take your first steps

Learn the basics with our video tutorials and handy guides.

3

Enjoy the experience

The most important part of every crafter's journey.

The perfect
place to start

"I am so thrilled to finally be doing something I have wanted to learn since I was a child. I would really recommend this knitting kit, the tutorials and help guides were perfect for a beginner like myself and the results are rewarding and modern.

Thank you Stitch & Story!"

- Kerry P

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Video tutorials

Our step-by-step knitting and crochet videos will help you master basic techniques, one stitch at a time.

0:59

HOW TO CREATE A SLIP KNOT

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3:22

HOW TO CREATE A TWO NEEDLE CAST ON (CO)

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4:52

HOW TO CREATE A LONG TAIL CAST ON (CO)

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1:32

HOW TO CREATE A KNIT STITCH (K)

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1:26

HOW TO CREATE A purl STITCH (p)

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1:18

HOW TO CREATE garter stitch

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Our Kit Levels

From complete beginner, to intermediate.
Read more about the skills and techniques you’ll learn at each kit level.

Tips for Beginners

Our step-by-step knitting and crochet videos will help you master basic techniques, one stitch at a time.

20 KNITTING AND CROCHET TERMS FROM CAL TO YARNIE

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THE LANGUAGE OF PATTERNS - DECODING REPEATS

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7 USES FOR LEFTOVER YARN

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4 WAYS TO ADJUST A PATTERN USING YARN WITH DIFFERENT LOT NUMBERS

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TO SWATCH OR NOT TO SWATCH - THE IMPORTANCE OF GAUGE

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4 KNITTING NEEDLE/CROCHET HOOK MATERIALS & WHY WE CHOSE BAMBOO

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Let's Get Started!

Here’s a few of our much-loved beginner kits - which one is your perfect match?
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Mateusz Snood Knitting Kit
Mateusz Snood Knitting Kit
Mateusz Snood Knitting Kit
Mateusz Snood Knitting Kit
Mateusz Snood Knitting Kit
Mateusz Snood Knitting Kit
Mateusz Snood Knitting Kit
Mateusz Snood Knitting Kit
Mateusz Snood Knitting Kit
Mateusz Snood Knitting Kit
Mateusz Snood Knitting Kit

Mateusz Snood Knitting Kit

Sophie la girafe: Sleepy Baby Blanket Knitting Kit
Sophie la girafe: Sleepy Baby Blanket Knitting Kit
Sophie la girafe: Sleepy Baby Blanket Knitting Kit
Sophie la girafe: Sleepy Baby Blanket Knitting Kit
Sophie la girafe: Sleepy Baby Blanket Knitting Kit
Sophie la girafe: Sleepy Baby Blanket Knitting Kit
Sophie la girafe: Sleepy Baby Blanket Knitting Kit
Sophie la girafe: Sleepy Baby Blanket Knitting Kit

Sophie la girafe: Sleepy Baby Blanket Knitting Kit

Cup Cozy Mini Knitting Kit
Cup Cozy Mini Knitting Kit
Cup Cozy Mini Knitting Kit
Cup Cozy Mini Knitting Kit
Cup Cozy Mini Knitting Kit
Cup Cozy Mini Knitting Kit
Cup Cozy Mini Knitting Kit
Cup Cozy Mini Knitting Kit
Cup Cozy Mini Knitting Kit
Cup Cozy Mini Knitting Kit
Cup Cozy Mini Knitting Kit
Cup Cozy Mini Knitting Kit

Cup Cozy Mini Knitting Kit

Lola Pom Slippers Knitting Kit
Lola Pom Slippers Knitting Kit
Lola Pom Slippers Knitting Kit
Lola Pom Slippers Knitting Kit
Lola Pom Slippers Knitting Kit
Lola Pom Slippers Knitting Kit
Lola Pom Slippers Knitting Kit
Lola Pom Slippers Knitting Kit
Lola Pom Slippers Knitting Kit
Lola Pom Slippers Knitting Kit

Lola Pom Slippers Knitting Kit

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our friend?

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