Knitting in the round with 2 circular needles

One of the methods on knitting in the round. I do not have a preference and believe that we need to know all ways to do it and choose one that works best for the project.

Almost flawless joining in the rnd.

https://youtu.be/UzVDEO_7GH4

Slip-stitch stitch pattern for the Summer coat

This video is done to provide help for Viola’s Coat published in Interweave Knits, Summer 2017. This is the original chart which was modified for publication later, but you still can use it instead. The main part of the chart that I am showing is the same. If you get this video, you are ready […]

Crochet Cast On For Knitting

Used as a provisional cast on for shawls and other projects. Makes a very smooth beginning and keeps stitches live. You can start working them on the first row or after making a decision at the end of the project ( for example for ending a different edging on a hem or a sleeve). I […]

Knitting in the round with 2 circ needles

https://youtu.be/eQMS27vf46M

No gap as joining the round

https://youtu.be/mGZrdmWwz1A

Announcing the WINNER

First of all, I wanted to thank all of you for leaving your comments on Mosaic and Lace Knits review. It was wonderful to read all of them. As promised, one of you will get a free copy sent by the publisher. So, here we go. We had 31 comments, but 2 of them were mine 🙂 […]

Combination 3-needle bind off. Knit and Purl. Good for reverse Stockinette or Garter Stitch

My design GOODFELLOW top for Interweave Knits Summer, 2017  has a Garter stitch band that I needed to connect invisibly, so I came up with purl 3-needle bind off. Enjoy! This is also great for any number of situations when knit and purl stitches are combined. Example wide ribbing like k2, p2. 

Mosaic and Lace Knits

This book by Barbara Benson makes me very happy.  Can you see why? Yes, it is slip-stitch knitting combined with lace work. If you follow me, you know how close to my heart this is. Barbara is mostly playing with lace and what’s called Mosaic knitting patterns.  Mosaic patterns (Barbara Walker’s coined term) belong to a […]

Tuck Stitch (Part of fancy group of slip-stitch patterns)

Many of my students were asking me to make a video on this topic. Tuck stitches are done using slipped stitches with yarn on needle (Sl1 wyon)