Double knitting is an important skill for the enthusiastic knitter to add to her skill set. Join sock expert Kate Atherley as she explains and demonstrates this amazing technique step-by-step in which you knit two socks at the same time on the same set of needles, one inside the other. The best part of this class is that sock knitters will never suffer that dreaded "Second Sock Syndrome" again! Kate gives instructions and demonstrations for double-point needles, magic loop and circular needles. In this online video class, you'll learn:
- The double-knitting technique with practice swatches
- How to cast on two sets of stitches and then combine them to the same set of needles
- How to work a short-row heel and star toe
If you are confident in the basic skills of knitting, then you're ready to learn this double-knitting technique. Not only will you use this technique to knit two socks at one time, but you will also use this excellent skill in other aspects of your knitting, particularly in creating double-sided fabrics.
Annie's online classes include downloadable and printable class patterns in PDF format in addition to the online video content. You can view online classes at your convenience, 24/7, 365 days a year from any mobile device, both tablet and non-tablet (phones, iPod Touch, etc.) but classes are best viewed on tablets or computers.