Videos

We create new tutorial videos regularly and host them on YouTube. If you have a suggestion for a video that you would find useful please let us know. Perhaps there is a feature or ‘trick’ for creating the perfect chart that you think that other users can benefit from? Email us at info@stitchmastery.com to let us know.

Here is a full list of video links. Scroll down if you’d like to watch the videos in this window.

Basic introduction to creating a chart and adding colourwork – https://youtu.be/WWJQoOEUIXM
Creating a simple chart (made in an earlier version of Stitchmastery) – https://youtu.be/VUUw31zA6Ik
Turning on grid highlighting – https://youtu.be/U5jcGIdoSBo
Changing the shape and size of your chart cells – https://youtu.be/kkbQusfSiWA
Borders and repeats (by Joeli) – https://youtu.be/5EhMyvAC0iA
Customising stitches to add colour for clarity – https://youtu.be/srAgh-8Zw90
Customising stitches tutorial – https://youtu.be/5jxkLtEzt4g
Using the flip tools – https://youtu.be/WPG7ardh3Os
Using the insert tools – https://youtu.be/ZzRRwbKv16I
Using the select tools – https://youtu.be/mtgwPnkY6tw
Making an irregularly shaped chart and hiding the “no stitch” symbols – https://youtu.be/PXYvbIM4P2k
Dragging to copy or move stitches – https://youtu.be/CNnbTRhww68
Annotating repeated stitches (by Joeli) – https://youtu.be/XhvlgtiL8Ig
Adding annotations for repeated stitches – https://youtu.be/2d8qCWpLs4A
Editing the key entries – https://youtu.be/YH6kfrbd-4M
Editing the key (by Joeli) – https://youtu.be/m9Bvq5J1KcA
Changing the font in the chart (made in an earlier version of Stitchmastery) – https://youtu.be/gXWTc3YsQPk
Some of the ways you can rearrange the layout of your drawing area – https://youtu.be/ASN-BMjD7AM
Using the Arrange tool – https://youtu.be/ftJv9XyRQ0w
Having two or more charts side by side – https://youtu.be/qeKMe6GKalM
Opening an existing chart file (aka .knt2 file) from within Stitchmastery and changing the number of recently opened files which are shown in the File menu – https://youtu.be/fmmc9lblBYA
Using Stitchmastery to check lace charts (by Joeli) – https://youtu.be/yw0DbrXAcHI
Using the row validation feature – https://youtu.be/u9tsKnK2Yzs
Controlling your stitch palette – hiding, renaming, pinning open drawers, and rearranging the contents – https://youtu.be/gUUqfiToWKE
Adding a title to your chart after it’s created – https://youtu.be/ehQr_MGYpE4
Adding yarn colours to your written instructions – https://youtu.be/G4Om_VoUqCE
Creating a User Stitch Library – https://youtu.be/Jndie9gVRnk
Customising Default Abbreviations and Style Sheet (by Joeli) https://youtu.be/AUp2VGRQF_k
Changing the output text for a single stitch – “k1” or just “k”? – https://youtu.be/BxiA-2TQHUo
Adding line spacing to your written instructions/output text – https://youtu.be/G2tI0LEcOnQ
Using Sticky Notes – https://youtu.be/Lgz9wziK7mM
Exporting charts and key as images – https://youtu.be/f2rYmhUTAk8
Exporting written instructions and stitch glossary – https://youtu.be/-TQxIPOSgyM
Migrating User Stitch Libraries from Version 2 into Version 3, and Opening Version 2 charts in Version 3 – https://youtu.be/57jTDdK6Hig


Stitchmastery Version 3 launch tutorials

Customising Stitches tutorial – https://youtu.be/5jxkLtEzt4g
Full transcript available here: https://www.stitchmastery.com/customising-the-appearance-of-stitches/

Creating a User Stitch Library tutorial – https://youtu.be/Jndie9gVRnk
Full transcript available here: https://www.stitchmastery.com/creating-user-stitch-libraries/

Migrating User Stitch Libraries from Version 2 into Version 3, and Opening Version 2 charts in Version 3 – https://youtu.be/57jTDdK6Hig
Full transcript available here: https://www.stitchmastery.com/libraries-and-charts-v2-to-v3/


Weekly Tip videos

These videos each have a written summary on YouTube – if you’d prefer to read instead of watching and listening, please click through to YouTube.

Basic introduction to creating a chart and adding colourwork – https://youtu.be/WWJQoOEUIXM

Turning on grid highlighting – https://youtu.be/U5jcGIdoSBo

Changing the shape and size of your chart cells – https://youtu.be/kkbQusfSiWA

Customising stitches to add colour for clarity – https://youtu.be/srAgh-8Zw90

Using the flip tools – https://youtu.be/WPG7ardh3Os

Using the insert tools – https://youtu.be/ZzRRwbKv16I

Using the select tools – https://youtu.be/mtgwPnkY6tw

Making an irregularly shaped chart and hiding the “no stitch” symbols – https://youtu.be/PXYvbIM4P2k

Dragging to copy or move stitches – https://youtu.be/CNnbTRhww68

Adding annotations for repeated stitches – https://youtu.be/2d8qCWpLs4A

Editing the key entries – https://youtu.be/YH6kfrbd-4M

Some of the ways you can rearrange the layout of your drawing area – https://youtu.be/ASN-BMjD7AM

Using the Arrange tool – https://youtu.be/ftJv9XyRQ0w

Having two or more charts side by side – https://youtu.be/qeKMe6GKalM

Opening an existing chart file (aka .knt2 file) from within Stitchmastery and changing the number of recently opened files which are shown in the File menu – https://youtu.be/fmmc9lblBYA

Using the row validation feature – https://youtu.be/u9tsKnK2Yzs

Controlling your stitch palette – hiding, renaming, pinning open drawers, and rearranging the contents – https://youtu.be/gUUqfiToWKE

Adding a title to your chart after it’s created – https://youtu.be/ehQr_MGYpE4

Adding yarn colours to your written instructions – https://youtu.be/G4Om_VoUqCE

Changing the output text for a single stitch – “k1” or just “k”? – https://youtu.be/BxiA-2TQHUo

Adding line spacing to your written instructions/output text – https://youtu.be/G2tI0LEcOnQ

Using Sticky Notes – https://youtu.be/Lgz9wziK7mM

Exporting charts and key as images – https://youtu.be/f2rYmhUTAk8

Exporting written instructions and stitch glossary – https://youtu.be/-TQxIPOSgyM


Videos with English, French & German subtitles – these were made in an earlier version of Stitchmastery, but the principles remain the same.

Create a simple chart / Machen Sie eine einfaches Diagramm / Faire un diagramme simple – https://youtu.be/VUUw31zA6Ik

Change the fonts in a chart / Ändern Sie die Schriftarten in einem Diagramm / Changez les polices dans un diagramme – https://youtu.be/gXWTc3YsQPk


Joeli of the Tech Editor Hub created some videos on Stitchmastery as part of The Tech Editor Hub YouTube Channel. They were made in Version 2 of the software but the principles are the same.

Editing the Key – https://youtu.be/m9Bvq5J1KcA
Transcript available here: Editing the Key – tutorial from Joeli

Use Stitchmastery To Check Lace Charts – https://youtu.be/yw0DbrXAcHI

Customising Default Abbreviations and Style Sheet – https://youtu.be/AUp2VGRQF_k

Borders and Repeats – https://youtu.be/5EhMyvAC0iA
Transcript available here: Borders and repeats – tutorial from Joeli

Annotating Repeats – https://youtu.be/XhvlgtiL8Ig
Transcript available here: Annotating repeats – tutorial from Joeli