Let’s talk about tension…..
If you are happy with your technique, and the finished result of your work, then look no further, keep doing what you are doing, and enjoy your craft.
However, if, like me, you are constantly trying to improve your skills, then take a seat, relax, and let me see if I can help.
♥ Tension is a huge issue for many people when they first start to knit or crochet.
But what is tension?
♥ Tension is the stress, force, or pressure we apply to our yarn as we are working with it.
Question: What is the correct tension to work with?
Answer: The one that gets you the results you like.
Now that may sound a little ambiguous, but, there is actually no right or wrong, although there are guidelines, and that is what I am going to ramble on about for a while.
♥ You will find lots of details and photos in this article, and there is also a video tutorial if you find that easier.