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How do I go about starting knitting?

March 28th, 2010 · No Comments · Knitting For Beginners

I’m a complete beginner, but I really want to learn to knit. I’m going to get a book called ‘Knitty Gritty: Knitting for the Absolute Beginner’, because it has good reviews on amazon, but what needles and wool do I need as where’s the best place to get them? Any advice is very appreciated! Thank […]

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is there a site that tells you how to knit cloves for beginners?

March 26th, 2010 · No Comments · Knitting For Beginners

it doesnt have to be beginners but thats whut i perfer I MEAN GLOVES Hmmm, I wouldnt say Gloves are for begginers, but here’s Instructions for Gloves. http://www.knitty.com/ISSUEwinter05/PATTurbanrustic.html

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knitting 101 for beginners. can i learn to knit form a website?

March 24th, 2010 · No Comments · Knitting For Beginners

Hi Nicole, As a beginner I suggest you to learn knitting by practice and theory as well. By theory I mean you should know about the definition of knitting itself, where it came from, what are the tools required, what kinds of pattern are there, etc. Feel free to visit the website below to know […]

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whats something good to knit for beginners?

March 22nd, 2010 · No Comments · Knitting For Beginners

I have knit a headband, some bookmarks, and this beanbag. They were all done in garter stitch. I have no idea how to purl. any help would be great I know that when my little sister was learning to knit,she knitted washclothes and scarves for her stuffed animals!Now she is knitting stuffed animals and American […]

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Which is better to make a simple blanket for a beginner: Crocheting or Knitting?

March 20th, 2010 · No Comments · Knitting For Beginners

I want to make a blanket as a gift to my boyfriend for Valentine’s Day next month. Which is better to make a blanket? Crocheting, or knitting? Thanks! Since you say you are a beginner, I am going to assume you are trying to figure which one to learn well enough to create a nice […]

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Which is easier for a beginner, crochet or knitting? Can a crochet needle be used for knitting?

March 18th, 2010 · 4 Comments · Knitting For Beginners

I am trying to make a scarf with yarn and was thinking about either crochet or knitting. Is there another method that may be easier? I think crocheting is easier for me. I like crocheting because it goes faster. You can’t use a crochet hook for knitting because of the hook on the end, it […]

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Knitting baby blanket for beginners ?

March 16th, 2010 · 7 Comments · Knitting For Beginners

I am 4 months pregnant and I am planning to Knit a blanket for the baby. I have never done knitting before. But I watched some video tutorials and have aquainted myself with some basic stitches.Will it be easy for me to start with the below patterns ? http://www.knittingonthenet.com/patterns/babyafheart.htm http://www.knittingonthenet.com/patterns/babyafruffle.htm Please let me know if […]

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Does anyone know where I can find a beginners pattern for knittiing socks?

March 14th, 2010 · 5 Comments · Knitting For Beginners

Where would I find patterns for knitting socks for beginners? I’m knitting my very first pair of socks using Knitty’s universal toe-up sock formula. You just measure your feet, do a gauge swatch using any yarn, then plug in the numbers. I have long, narrow feet, but these socks are literally a perfect fit! http://www.knitty.com/issuesummer06/PATTuniversalsock.html […]

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Free Knitting Patterns for beginners?

March 12th, 2010 · 5 Comments · Knitting For Beginners

does anyone know any websites that offer free knitting patterns that won;t take be long and that i won’t get bored of quickly??? or even any that you know yourself and you dont mind sharing. thanks 🙂 xxx also, im going to start a patchwork quilt, and i need squares about 10x10cm. Does anyone know […]

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What’s the best beginner’s knitting book?

March 10th, 2010 · 4 Comments · Knitting For Beginners

Hello 🙂 I really want to learn how to knit – but I’m a total beginner. Some books have been too hard for me. Any suggestions on what knitting books are best for beginners to the craft? Thank you for your answers! I learned umpteen years ago from my Brownie Scout leader and then augmented […]

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