“Tinking” on Magic Loop – How to Undo Knitting in the Round

Undo Knitting in the RoundBy Liat Gat - Founder / Magic Loop / May 20, 2011 / 12 Comments

When you are using Magic Loop to knit in the round, going backwards can be a little tricky, especially if you are just learning the technique. Here’s how to take out stitches on Magic Loop.

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Purling Tips: How To Purl Continental Style

By Liat Gat - Founder / Continental Knitting / May 13, 2011 / 12 Comments

So many people have been asking for tips on how to purl Continental that I’m giving this Premium video from my class away free here. Purling is the most challenging part of Continental knitting, so go slow and have patience with yourself as you practice.

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How To Weave In Ends Invisibly On Garter Stitch

By Liat Gat - Founder / Finishing / May 6, 2011 / 5 Comments

This video shows you how to weave in ends on garter stitch – just follow the stitch with your yarn to make your tails completely invisible on both sides.

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I’ll Be Traveling The World This Summer

By Liat Gat - Founder / News / May 3, 2011 / 2 Comments
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When To Start Your Fleegle Heel Increases (Where is the “Front of Your Ankle?”)

When to start your Fleegle HeelBy Liat Gat - Founder / Heels, Socks, Toe-Up Socks / April 29, 2011 / 7 Comments

A big issue for first-time knitters of toe-up socks is knowing when to start increasing for the Fleegle heel. Where exactly is “the front of your ankle?” Here’s how to tell.

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A Cute Way To Tell Your Friends About KnitFreedom (KnitFreedom Business Cards are Here!)

By Liat Gat - Founder / News / April 26, 2011 / 10 Comments
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Knit And Purl Yarnovers In Any Combination

By Liat Gat - Founder / Basic Knitting Techniques / April 22, 2011 / 13 Comments

“Yarnover” means to put a loop of yarn around the right-hand needle. Here’s how to do yarnovers before and after both knit and purl stitches. This is a good refresher for those just learning to knit.

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How To Bind Off In Pattern

In Pattern Bind Off for 1x1 RibBy Liat Gat - Founder / Bind-Offs / April 19, 2011 / No Comments

“Bind off in pattern” is a pattern instruction that means knit your knits and purl your purls as you bind off. This flattens the bound-off edge. In order to do it right, you’ll need to be able to recognize your knit and purl stitches. Here’s how.

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Continental Knitting Tips – Do You Have the “U?”

By Liat Gat - Founder / Continental Knitting / April 15, 2011 / 29 Comments

When I last taught a friend to knit, I decided to teach him Continental-style from the very beginning to avoid his having to potentially switch later. He struggled with left hand-position, and the tips I show in this video were what helped him improve the most.

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How To Fix a Dropped Stitch on Garter Stitch

Dropped Garter Stitch Red YarnBy Liat Gat - Founder / Fix Knitting Mistakes / April 12, 2011 / 12 Comments

A dropped stitch on garter stitch is a pretty common mistake.

To fix it requires that you combine your knowledge of how to fix both dropped knit and purl stitches. Here’s how.

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