If you’ve never knit before you probably have never encountered knitting notions. Notions is a broad term for a variety of small tools and accessories that can be used while knitting. There are a lot of notions out there. A lot. In my years working at the yarn store I got used to the look new knitters gave the wall full of packets of notions.
“Do I need any of these?” they’d ask, clutching their yarn and set of needles and wondering what they got themselves into.
Thankfully you really don’t need many notions as a new beginner. In fact, there are only about 5 that most brand new knitters really need. Let me help you get started:Read More