Grab your knitting needles and yarn and get ready to learn how to knit! How to Knit: A complete introduction for beginners is a step by step tutorial for new ..
Continental knitters hold the yarn in their left hand, which allows the knitter to simply scoop, or "pick", the yarn with the right needle. The primary challeng
In this video I give an overview of Combination Knitting, a distinct style of knitting used by many knitters. Here is a good starting point on Annie Modesitt's
The One Row Scarf by Stephanie Pearl-McPhee is a simple scarf that I recommend as an easy pattern that always knits up into a great looking scarf. In this video
In this video I break down the steps to get good edge tension, and talk about the habits that can leave you with a less-than-perfect edge. The needles I use for
My suggestions for achieving every knitters ultimate goal - smooth, even stitches. If you're a tight knitter, this video may also help you: ...
You're knitting along, and you run out of yarn. There are a few ways to attach a new ball - you can spit splice, just tie a knot, or try this technique - the Ru
"Flicking" is a way of knitting that is a variation on English/American/throwing knitting - a way to hold the working yarn in your right hand without ever letti
Tight knitter? There are a few things you can do to loosen up, which will make for easier, more enjoyable knitting.
Most of us find that we don't always have the correct size of circular needle, in the correct length, for every project. Knowing how to work magic loop will all
Something for very visual learners - slow motion knit stitch in three different styles of knitting. You can see my regular speed knit stitch video here: ...
All of my favorite fair isle techniques in one place. Fair isle is one of my favorite things to knit, and after lotsa years of knitting and tweaking, these are
In this video I demonstrate how to add plastic snaps to your knitting, specifically, adding snaps to convertible mitts. My Knock Knock Convertible Mitts tutoria
Why is my knitting curling, and will blocking stop the curling? Two questions knitters often ask me. In this video, I address those questions, show you when ...
How to pick up and knit stitches where there were none previously. This video shows you how to do it from a cast-on/bind-off row, as well as from the sides of t
Want to improve the speed and tension of your fair isle knitting? Here are a couple of tricks that I find useful. The sweater I'm wearing is this pattern: ...
The last of the basic stitches for very visual learners. In this video, my producer slows the bind-off way, way down - for a close-up and slow demonstration of
Sometimes patterns, especially older patterns, will tell you to decrease without specifying which decrease to use. Or you may be working a pattern where you ...
I recently put out a video called "Three Options for Joining a New Ball of Yarn" (https://youtu.be/rQ4_kM8czew), and it was brought to my attention that I misse
Spit splicing, Russian join, tying knots - what is the best option for joining a new ball of yarn for your project? In this video, we talk about the differences
In this video for very visual learners, I demonstrate "pick up and knit", also called pu&k. The needles I'm using in this video are Knitter's Pride Ginger. The
Bamboo needles are the perfect choice for some knitters - knitters with hand fatigue, mobility issues, or anyone looking for a little more grip. In this video I
Instructions for working a sock toe using this cast-on can be found on knitty.com: http://knitty.com/ISSUEspring06/FEATmagiccaston.html Information on things ..
In this video I demonstrate a couple of ways to carry floats in fair isle knitting. The Knitter's Pride Royale 16" needle set I use in the video can be found he
In this video I demonstrate what to do when your stitches don't fit around your 16" needles. The Knitter's Pride needles I use in the video can be found here: .
In this video, I cover everything you ever wanted to know about twisted knit stitches. When it's good, when it's bad, and how to easily correct a twisted stitch
For visual learners, correcting a dropped stitch in slow-motion. This video includes a link to all of my slow-motion videos. Here is the playlist of all of my .
In this video, we slow down both Make 1 Right and Make 1 Left (M1R and M1L) for visual learners. My regular speed Make 1 video can be seen here: ...
How to work the twists and turns of cable stitches with a cable needle. There are so many varieties of cable twists, but the way to work them all is pretty much
Russian grafting is a decorative way to join two pieces of knitting, no working yarn necessary. Additionally, it leaves no ridge on the back of the work, making