The Complete Beginner's Guide to Knitting
The Complete Beginner's Guide to
This step-by-step, hand-holding guide to knitting is easy to watch and makes learning fast and simple. Although this DVD is packed with everything a beginner needs to know, the chapters are quick & bite-sized. Beautiful and clear demonstrations can get you started knitting in just 30 minutes. What you'll learn: Cast On The Knit Stitch (English & Continental) The Purl Stitch (English & Continental) Add Yarn & Changing Colors Bind Off Increase Decrease Ribbing (knit & purl in the same row) Gauge Finishing First Aid Kit (how to fix mistakes) Auto Pause The video pauses automatically after showing you something new, waits for you to decide when to keep going, or lets you opt to see that last part again. Booklet Seven scarf patterns included inside take-along booklet. Website Bonus video, free patterns, tips & advice, links to fun stuff. Suggested Kit Good starter yarn and needles sold on Amazon.com are Lion Brand's Wool Ease Chunky Yarn (avoid dark colors/shades when first learning to knit), and Brittany 10-inch long Single Point Birch Knitting Needles US Size 10, 10.5 or 11. Any other 10-inch long wood needles in those sizes are good as well. Try to avoid the more slippery aluminum and metal needles, and the "grippy" plastics. As a beginner, start with a needle texture that's s...
- Brand: Nici McNally Knitting DVDs
- ASIN: B000A0P6A4
- UPC: 094922518330
I Can't Believe I'm Knitting! in Motion: Beginner (Leisure Arts #3914)
I Can't Believe I'm Knitting! in Motion: Beginner
Popular designer Melissa Leapman provides beginner knitters with friendly, expert guidance through step-by-step lessons. Viewers can put their learning into practice immediately on an easy scarf or spa cloth, or follow the Stitch-Along instructions for a basket weave purse, ladder scarf, or toddler hat This programme is part of the 'In Motion' series, all the programmes of which feature auto pause that allows viewers to be in control and set their own pace for finishing each step. Also included are: an A-Z index; a reference library & troubleshooting guide; and dual audio that allows viewers to choose instructions with or without knit & crochet commentary.
- Color: White
- Brand: LEISURE ARTS
- ASIN: B000GD85IK
- UPC: 028906039146
Knitting Around with Elizabeth Zimmermann and Meg Swansen
Knitting Around with Elizabeth Zimmermann and Meg
Master knitters, Elizabeth Zimmermann and Meg Swansen, guide knitters through the construction of many of EZ's most ingenious and popular designs including the Moebius Scarf and Vest, Pie Are Square Shawl, Baby Bog Jacket, Moccasin Socks and much more. Additionally, Disc 1 features Elizabeth Zimmermann reading her digressions from her book, Knitting Around, with an accompanying slide show of over 200 photos from EZ's life.
- Brand: KnitPicks
- ASIN: B000YFITNG
- UPC: 896087002040
Elizabeth Zimmermann's Knitting Workshop
I Can't Believe I'm Knitting Cables, Bobbles & Lace (Leisure Arts #4318)
I Can't Believe I'm Knitting Cables, Bobbles &
Gain new confidence in your knitting skills as you learn 12 versatile pattern stitches that will bring pizzazz to your afghans, fashions, and other projects. Melissa Leapman, the nationally acclaimed designer and workshop leader, takes you step by step through each pattern stitch. Throughout her up-close, in-motion demonstrations, you can use our handy Auto-Pause feature to set your own pace for finishing each step. Learning with this DVD is like having an expert at your side, guiding you to achieve complete success. Learn 12 beyond-the-basics pattern stitches: Classic Cables, 9-Stitch Braid, 6-Stitch Cable, Woven Lattice, Mini Bobble, Berry Rib, Bobbles, Bobbled Cable, Lacy Lattice, Lacy Zigzag, Eyelets, and Waterfall.
- Brand: Leisure Arts
- ASIN: B001EWV05C
- UPC: 028906043181
The Knitter's Companion Deluxe Edition w/DVD
The Knitter's Companion Deluxe Edition
Now with two bonus instructional DVDs, The Knitter's Companion Deluxe Edition with DVD is every knitter's perfect reference guide! Chock-full of techniques, illustrations, and definitions, this resource has everything you need for knitting with confidence.Inside you'll find an overview of stitches, gauges, joins, seams, borders, and buttonholes, as well as detailed descriptions of each technique and photographs that show the finished look. Innovative methods are also explored in The Knitter's Companion Deluxe Edition with DVD, including additional ways to cast on, bind off, and increase stitches. Vicki Square shares an abundance of detail on color knitting techniques, plus favorite embellishments such as tassels, fringe, knitting with beads, and more.Vicki also shares with you in two extended DVDs every technique featured in the book. Starring in more than five hours of instruction on the DVDs, Vicki shares with you a truly hands-on knitting experience. All the information knitters need is right at their fingertips with The Knitter's Companion Deluxe Edition with DVD--an indispensable addition to any knitter’s bag of tricks.
- Color: Knitter's Companion Deluxe Edition
- Brand: F&W Media
- ASIN: 1596683147
- UPC: 999994666685
The Art Of Knitting & Crochet 2
The Art Of Knitting & Crochet
Whether you are a beginner or an advanced knitter the second DVD in The Art of Knitting series: The Art of Knitting & Crochet 2 is packed full of all-new video presentations, clear concise visual demonstrations that make learning to knit and crochet EASY. Expert instructors will teach you: A Review of Knitting Basics Intermediate Knitting Skills 2 The Art of Crochet A Sock Workshop and Felting. There is also a new Stitch Library an updated Resource Guide Patterns Tips the exclusive A-Z INDEX that connects you to any topic instantly and more Music-To-Knit-By. Best of all... you are learning one-on-one the new DVD way: play the lessons over and over even in slow motions. Run time: 210 minutes.
- Brand: LEISURE ARTS
- ASIN: B000F7MG2I
- UPC: 749075074553
Beginning Knitting for Left-Handed Knitters
Beginning Knitting for Left-Handed
In Begginning Knitting for Left-Handed Knitters, Norma Jean is your one-on-one left-handed knitting instructor. Over 100 minutes of visual instruction with up-close clear demonstrations and techniques. *Slip Loop *Three ways of casting on *Knit and Purl stitch *Stockinette stitch *Binding off *Garter stitch/Seed stitch *Ribbing *Circular Needles *Double Pointed Needles *Learn how to knit a bunny slipper for toddlers *Pattern included
- ASIN: B0011TN7AY
- UPC: 883629436821
The Art of Knitting 4 Kids (Leisure Arts #4406)
The Art of Knitting 4 Kids (Leisure Arts
This DVD features a proven method of teaching kids skills that will help them for life. It helps kids to concentrate increases motor skills develop hand-eye coordination and it is also a great confidence builder! For ages 5+. Dr. Elizabeth Seward entertains kids with a unique animated story while teaching them to knit and make their own knitting needles. Kids teaching kids-every kid will be inspired watching 7 year old Ryan Anderson as he teaches the basics of knitting. Knitting instructor and producer Marcy Levitas Hamilton teaches the kids how to make fun and easy knitted balls and toys with Stitch-Along instructions. There is also a visit to The Alpca Ranch to learn how yarn is made. Run time: 90 minutes.
- Brand: Leisure Arts
- ASIN: B000PGTF2I
- UPC: 028906044065