Techniques & tutorials

We provide free support with all the knitting patterns published on the website. If you have any problems or any question about knitting a pattern, or if you find a mistake, please contact us: Here are a few tutorials we made to help you knit patterns from The Icelandic Knitter. They cover many questions you’ve been asking us and we hope you find then both useful and enjoyable.

Icelandic intarsia: all the basics

Icelandic intarsia: all the basics

Icelandic intarsia: yarn management

Center pulled ball on the thumb

Provisional cast on a crochet hook

Leçon de tricot Tricoteuse d'Islande: montage des mailles en boucleDisappearing loop cast on

Steek with me (1) (Icelandic sewn steek)

Steek with me (2) (sewing a zipper)


Jogless join at color changesJogless join at color changes

YO short rows Yarn over Short Rows

Spit-plicing and color changesSpit-plicing and color changes

Lace Cast On Variation

Garter Tab Cast On Variation

Steek with me (3) (video tutorial)


Working with unspun Plötulopi

Crochet Steek

Útivist KAL (1)

Útivist KAL (2)


Útivist KAL (3)


Útivist KAL (4)

Icelandic Garter BO


Steek with me (4):
hiding the steek with a ribbon