LOOPY LEARNERS: learn to knit in the round using the Magic Loop Method with Deb Cech.
Skill Level: Intermediate.
Skills Required: Must understand basic knitting. Must already know how to knit in the round.
Techniques Taught: Learn to cast on, knit and work in the round using a very long circular needle for a small diameter project.
Materials: DK weight yarn, US #6 36-40" needles (you may also wish to bring US#5 for a tighter cuff).
Are double pointed needles giving you fits? The Magic Loop technique will allow you to knit small items, such as sleeves, hats, socks, gloves, and mittens in the round without using double pointed needles. Learn how to convert patterns written for double pointed needles to the Magic Loop and never worry about losing your needles again! We will use this technique to knit a fabulous and fashionable pair of fingerless gloves.