How to Knit – The Basics

This video will show you the basics of knitting. Follow along and see how easy it is to actually do! Anyone can learn to knit and it’s a great craft to know if you want to give handmade gifts! A simple large knitted rectangle is essentially an afghan. So this simple stitch can go pretty far and will keep you warm for years to come! If you do not know how to make a Slip Knot, we have a separate video for that here: www.youtube.com With this video you will learn how to Cast On, knit rows, and Bind off to complete a simple project. To view the article “How to Knit – The Basics” click here: cyberseams.com FAQs Answered: – This is the English style of knitting. Yes there are other methods of knitting out there. – The Cast On used here is the Long Tail Cast On. Yes there are other ways to cast on, and yes some are better than others for certain projects. For example, a knitted cast on is better if you need a stretchy edge. Here is an example of a Knitted Cast On: youtu.be – We have a separate video on how to make a slip knot, if you need further help with that: youtu.be – The Left Handed version of this video is here: youtu.be – If your stitches are tight, it might be a problem with tension (pulling the yarn too tight.) Knitting does take some practice – try loosening the yarn a little when you make your stitches and see if that helps. – You can use this technique on circular needles. – If you’re a guy, just know that you are not the only one learning to knit! We get a LOT of
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