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

Liat Gat - Founder

April 15, 2011

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.

When I was recently teaching a friend to knit, I decided to teach him Continental-style from the beginning.

Getting his left hand to behave was the trickiest part, and also the part that helped him improve the most when he got the hang of it.

AJ learns to knit Continental in one night!

Here are the tricks he said were the most helpful:

Continental Knitting- Tips for How to Knit Continental
Continental Knitting- Tips for How to Knit Continental

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