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Magic Socks - Knit 2 Socks in 1
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Kate is a professional technical editor and a seasoned designer and teacher. Her first book, Beyond Knit & Purl , has been praised as the 21st century "Knitting for Anarchists" book, and her second book, Knit Accessories: Essentials & Variations , was published in late 2012 to great acclaim. Kate regularly teaches at stores and events across North America, including Vogue... Full bio »

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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.

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