Best Knitting Tips

Friends of Sheep & Shawl,  here are some of my favorite websites for knitting tips (and other) tutorials. Please check them out.

VeryPink  –  Many videos of techniques and project-based tutorials

KnitFreedom  – How to knit, increases, decreases, 30+ excellent free videos – my favorite calm voice with close-up video.  Here’s one for binding off circular knitting with a smooth last stitch.

Tin Can Knits  – Beginner knitting, lace, intarsia, cables, over 70 different topics, and a lengthy glossary

Modern Daily Knitting (MDK) – Short rows, all things socks, nearly 200 different topics

Churchmouse Yarns  – Cast ons, bind offs, Kitchener stitch, measuring

Purl Soho – From basics to decorative stitches and finishing techniques

SPECIFIC TIPS:

Here’s one from Knit Freedom for binding off circular knitting with a smooth last stitch.

Tips for working in stranded colorwork knitting from Andrea Rangel:

    https://www.andrearangel.com/tutorial-blog/7-tips-to-improve-your-colorwork

How to neaten the last bind-off stitch in flat knitting from Patty Lyons:

    https://pattylyons.com/2014/01/tuesday-tip-better-bind-off/

Cat Bordhi Intro to Moebius Knitting – cast on and first rounds

    www.youtube.com/watch?v=LVnTda7F2V4

Memorize the Kitchener Stitch by Lorilee Beltman (thanks to MDK for the link!)