Technique - Knit
Today's the day you discover a lifelong hobby -- knitting! Learning how to knit is fun and easy with expert instruction brought to you on high-quality video. In this Annie's online video class, instructor Kate Atherley begins with the very basics, such as how to hold the knitting needles and yarn, and progresses you through all the basic stitches, casting on, binding off and easy increasing and decreasing. Step-by-step, Kate will help you build skill upon skill to learn how to confidently knit any beginner-level pattern.
In this class you'll learn:
You'll learn all the essential knitting techniques to knit eight beginner class projects including an easy dishcloth, a headband with matching wrist warmers, a water bottle holder, a phone cozy, a baby hat and a scarf.
- Which needles and yarn are best for beginners to use
- How to tie a slip knot
- How to cast on your first stitches
- How to knit and purl
- How to bind off
- How to work the stockinette stitch, ribbing and seed stitch
- How to increase and decrease stitches
Note: Annie's DVD video classes include a CD with downloadable and printable class project instructions, materials lists and diagrams. DVDs are compatible with North American DVD players, and PC and Macintosh computer systems.
Also Available as an Annie's Online Class
Video Length: 2 Hours 53 Minutes
Skill Level: Beginner