This series of seven videos are made to accompany the Magic Loop Socks pattern, which is available for purchase and download here: http://verypink.com/2011/01/13/learn-to-knit-magic-loop-socks/ In this section we cover getting started with magic loop knitting, and starting the cuff.
CAT demonstrates Illusion Knitting (shadow knitting) which is a color knitting technique that uses textured stitches to create the illusion of a hidden image that can only be seen at an angle. Directions for Dishcloth demonstrated: Cast on 40 stitches in the lighter color then pick up the darker color. Row 1: Knit one row…
Spool knitting, French knitting, corking… whatever you call it, it’s a simple technique for making what is essentially i-cord. This is a great way to introduce a child to the world of knitting. The music used in the video is “The Poet” by Cheryl Ann Fulton, courtesy of Magnatune.
Jeanne from Jimmy Beans Wool demonstrates How To Wrap Stitches for Short Rows while Knitting. Jimmy Beans Wool is your LYS… online!