MAKING THE FIRST LOOP
The first loop of yarn is your first stitch, from
which all your other stitches are knitted.
This is how you create your first row of stitches. The technique in this video is called 'knitting on' and is one of the easiest methods.
Creating your first row of knitting.
A combination of purl and knit stitches are
used to create decorations in your knitting. Purl stitch is very similar to knit stitch but with some of the actions reversed.
Alternating purl and knit stitch to make a rib pattern in your knitting.
Finish your knitting and enabling you to slide it off your needles without everything unravelling.
Using basic knit stitch to make a long tube of knitting.
KNIT TWO TOGETHER
This technique uses the knit stitch to reduce the number of stitches in the row. It
is used for shaping knitting.