The long tail cast on is one of the most common cast-on methods used in knitting. In this video, Jen Lucas shows you how to work this cast on. When working this cast on method, in most applications, the next row is a wrong side row. It creates an edge that is fairly elastic, making it a good method of starting most knitting projects. In the video, Jen demonstrates how to measure for the long tail cast on, ensuring that you have enough yarn to complete it. Now that you know how to cast on, you’re ready to start your first knitting project!
Once you’ve learned how to knit and purl, you can explore other stitches that will help you in creating all sorts of knitting projects. By learning a few decrease stitches, you’ll be able to make all sort of things, like hats and socks. In this video, Jen Lucas shows you a common single decrease and…Watch Now >>
Reverse Stockinette stitch is a knitted fabric that’s created by working purl stitches on the right side of the fabric and knit stitches on the wrong side. In this video, Jen Lucas teaches you how to knit Reverse Stockinette stitch when working flat in rows. To create this simple stitch pattern when working in rows:…Watch Now >>
Stockinette stitch is a knitted fabric that’s created by working knit stitches on the right side and purl stitches on the wrong side. In this video, Jen Lucas teaches you how to knit Stockinette stitch. She demonstrates how to create this stitch pattern when working flat in rows. To create this simple stitch pattern when…Watch Now >>
Once you’ve learned the knitting basics, there are a few extra tools that you’ll need to complete your projects. In this video, Jen Lucas discusses all things scissors. Since many people like to travel with their knitting, Jen will also discuss the best travel scissors so that you’re ready to complete your next knitting project…Watch Now >>