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    Hand knitting is a household name and a form of knitting, in which the knitted fabric is produced usually manually using needles.

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    Process of Hand knitting

    The process of knitting is done by using long needles to interlink or knot a series of loops made by one continuous thread.

    Woolens of Uttarakhand

    Do you know that the old knitted artifact is a sock that was created in Egypt in the 11th century? Also, The largest number of people to be knitting together manually in one room is 3,083 and the record was achieved by the Women's Institute in The Royal Albert Hall in 2012.

    Spruce Up Your Winter Wardrobe with Best-Quality Hand-Knitted Woolens Brought to you by iTokri Exclusively from Uttarakhand

    Knitting is a tonne of fun, as well as provides advantages that go beyond what is ...

    Spruce Up Your Winter Wardrobe with Best-Quality Hand-Knitted Woolens Brought to you by iTokri Exclusively from Uttarakhand

    Knitting is a tonne of fun, as well as provides advantages that go beyond what is generally known. It possesses a history of boosting literacy, stimulating the imagination, reducing stress, and numerous other benefits.This is an amusing piece of art that causes numerous beneficial adaptations in your body. It is the best endeavour you may engage in to energise both your physique and thoughts. It is considered the best activity because it may be both enjoyable and useful at the same time.

    In India, winters are pretty differently experienced in different parts of the country. In some regions, you will get freezing nights but moderate weather during the day, whereas, in other places, you will feel the chills in the air all through the days and nights of winter. So in whatever part of the country you live in, you would need to invest in your winter wardrobe. Depending on how cold it gets in your region, you will need to get socks, scarves or mufflers and other woollens. iTokri thus brings you a massive collection of woollen garments and accessories that would be perfect for you in the winters. From neck warmers, woollen mufflers and socks, we have it all. So check out some of the best-selling hand-knitted woollens in our store in the list given below!

    Learn about the benefits of hand knitting 

    There are several benefits of hand knitting:

    1. Relievs stress: It can make us feel better and provide us even more strength to go about our daily lives. It has been established that knitting contains therapeutic components that can successfully relieve stress and assist combat its negative effects.
    2. Promotes improvement in memory and focus ability: Your brain is compelled to be stimulated by knitting so that you must retain memories and thoroughly practise your subsequent knit. For instance, it is imperative that you pay close attention to the next colour to be used and the amount of rows needed to complete your knitting design. Your mind must use its memory centres for processing because knitting is a memory-intensive skill.

    Buy Top-Rated Hand-Knitted Woolen Garments and Accessories from Our Website iTokri.

    1. Kumaun Hand-Knitted Woolen Cowl: We have all been in those months where there is a nip in the air, but it is not yet cold enough to get your sweaters yet. During these chilly times, your best friend would be a woollen cowl that will keep you warm enough. This woollen cowl is hand-knitted by the talented artisans of Kumaun. It has a gorgeous colour combination that you will fall in love with instantly!
    2. Kumaun Hand-Knitted Leg Warmer: Leg warmers are yet another essential woollen accessory or garment to have in your closet. How else would you wear that cute skirt or dress in the winter? Invest in this hand-knitted Leg warmer sourced from Kumaun, and forget your worries about the cold!
    3. Kumaun Hand-Knitted Woolen Socks: Socks are something you have to buy for winters, and these hand-knitted woollen ones are your ideal choice.
    4. Kumaun Hand-Knitted WoolenNeckwarmer: If you are not looking for a long muffler or scarf, a hand-knitted Kumaun neck warmer is the best thing to have to keep yourself warm.
    5. Kumaun Hand-Knitted Woolen Muffler: Lastly, mufflers save the day for when you feel like you just cannot get warm. You can cover your neck and ears with them, and you quickly stop feeling cold!

    Why Choose iTokri?

    Now that you have seen and gauged the range of our winter collection, you may be wondering if there are other garments that we curate. Indeed, we do! We curate traditional clothes from different regions of our country and specialise in quality home decor and daily essentials. You can check out all our products from our website and pick your favourites now!


    Q1. What is the use of mufflers in winter?

    Ans. Mufflers are one of the essential winter garments that you must have in your wardrobe. They help keep your ears and neck warm and covered during the chilly months. Moreover, you can also use it as a fashion accessory overcoats for suits and drape it in different ways to suit your purpose. Even hanging a muffler around your shoulders would make you look pretty stylish.

    Q2. Which process is involved in making a woollen favourite muffler?

    Ans. Woollen mufflers are made by knitting. A woollen muffler can be made either by hand-operated circular knitting machines or can be made by knitting with your hands as well.

    Q3. Are hand knit sweaters better?

    Compared to ready-made sweaters, hand-knit sweaters are much more durable. Even after numerous washings, they continue to appear the same, unlike readymade ones that begin to look drab. While you can wear hand-knit sweaters for a couple of years, while ready-made sweaters may not be used again throughout the next winter.

    Q4.Is hand knitting better than machines?

    The answer to this question depends on various factors. If you love to hand knit sweaters or other garments then of course you would choose that however, if you have a bulk quantity of item to be made then you would choose machine knitting.

    Q5. How many stitches should a sweater have?

    The number of stitches in a sweater would depend on its size. Generally, a small sweater will have  63 stitches, a medium one will have 70 stitches, and similarly 77 stitches and 84 stitches respectively for large and extra large.

    Q6. is stitches of hand knitted woolens are good?

    Yes, You won't even feel in any way bogged down while wearing knits due to their being so comfortable and airy. One can wear a knitted woollen during the summer with a simple summer outfit to enhance the look.  The soft, comfy, elastic knit clothing is ideal for wearing on just about any event.

    Q7. how you can care the product?

    Fold up your knits and place them on a cabinet or shelf. Knitwear can lose its texture and fit when it is hung up. Knitwear should be washed by hand or on a mild cycle in the washing machine with similar-colored clothes. Keep strong cleaners, chemicals, and cleaning solvents to a minimum.

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