Knitting for beginners: needle projects
Needles are the most popular tool for knitters. They come in different shapes and sizes, and it takes a bit of time to learn how to use them. You just need some practice!
For our last post, we curated a selection of tutorials to learn how to do hand knitting. In this post, we are going to feature six new videos that will guide you through the basics of knitting with needles. We hope you find them inspiring. If you’d like to see some patterns to start new projects, you should check our library!
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Knitting for beginners, by Hobby Lobby
In this video, you will find the basics of knitting with needles. The tutorial provides a complete overview, and it is easy to follow. You can use it as a reference to start some simple projects before you try more intricate ones. The author’s channel is full of tutorials about different crafting techniques that you might find useful as well.
How to knit a scarf for beginners, by Sheep & Stitch
A scarf is a great project to start if you are new to knitting. Patterns are usually simple, and you can see good results quickly. This tutorial will be your best ally for this project. You can use any yarn and needles that you have at home. Follow the steps and create a beautiful piece of clothing. You can find the pattern in the description box.
How to cast off knitting stitches, by Studio Knit
Casting off is also known as binding off. It is the movement that you have to make once you have finished a piece of knitted fabric. It is a simple procedure, but you have to get used to it. Otherwise, you could easily ruin your artwork. The channel of the author is full of useful tutorials like this one. Her videos are perfect for learning about knitting in detail.
This is why you have holes in your knitting, by B. Hooked
This tutorial teaches you how to avoid one of the most common mistakes that new knitters commit. Having gaps in your pattern is no big deal: you can solve it quickly following these instructions. Britanny’s channel is full of useful advice about knitting and crochet. If you want to discover her artwork, you can also check her website.
How to knit a blanket step by step, by WOOLANDTHEGANG
Knitting a blanket is always a beginner-friendly project. In this video, you can discover how to do it step by step. The explanations are straightforward and easy to follow. If you like the style of the creator, you have to check WOOLANDTHEGANG’s website. It’s full of inspiration for knitting rookies!
How to knit a headband with a twist, by Mirella Moments
This cozy and warm headband is the perfect winter gift. Learn how to create it yourself by watching this tutorial. The process can seem tricky, but if you follow these steps, it will be easy. You can find similar projects on the author’s YouTube channel and her website. We hope you have fun!
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