Knit Maker 101
with Vickie Howell
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01 Class Introduction01:12
11 Basic Left and Right-Slanting Decreases07:03
Class duration: 1h 36mSee all 13 lessons
About The Class
learn how to knit.
In this class, you’ll learn everything you need to find inspiration for your projects, choose your supplies, and start knitting the basics like phone cozies, scarves, and beanies.
- Choose the right yarn and the right gauge of needles
- Cast on, knit, purl, rib stitch, and seed stitch
- Join a new ball or color to your project
- Use circular needles
- Finish off your projects
- Weave in ends
What You Need To Get Started11:48
The Yarn Label and What is Gauge?10:23
How to Cast On08:15
How to Knit Stitch06:09
How to Purl Stitch05:14
How to Rib Stitch05:02
How to Seed Stitch05:00
Adding a New Ball or Color06:38
Tips For Reading a Knitting Pattern14:21
Basic Left and Right-Slanting Decreases07:03
Binding Off and Weaving in Ends08:18
How to Kint In-The-Round07:14
Vickie Howell is a Craft Author, Designer, TV host, Maker, Spokesperson, Brand Ambassador and Consultant in the Knitting and Crochet Industry. Vickie is most well-known as the Host and Creative Consultant of DIY Network & HGTV’s show, Knitty Gritty, her best selling craft books, and her accessible, inclusive approach to nurturing the creative community via print, video and social media. ... read moreSee instructor's Classes
Gauge Swatch Symbol
Phone Sleeve Pattern
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I have to say that I am a fan of Vickie Howell and I absolutely love the way she teaches this class. The way she teaches this class is so easy to follow and understand. I am a beginner and was having a hard time with adding a new ball and decreases and this course has helped improve my knitting skills.
Very helpful class! Vickie Howell is engaging and easy to follow. Excited to be taking more of her classes :)
Vicky, WHERE have you been? You are missed on PBS show. VERY much looking fwd to this class. Vicky is one of the BEST knitting/Crochet instructors I have EVER watched. You are guaranteed to learn how to knit easily with her easy to follow instructions. Her own knitting is the most beautiful Ive seen. She tells you how to choose yarn, needles and how to follow patterns. Your set with this class. Even a seasoned pro will learn something.
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