How to Knit Series for Beginners with Rosee Woodland

How to Knit Series for Beginners with Rosee Woodland

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How to Knit Series for Beginners with Rosee Woodland
  • Pick Up and Knit with Rosee Woodland

    The three useful ways you might need are – picking up from the horizontal edge; picking up from a vertical edge; picking up along a curved edge. Rosee shows you very clearly how to do each of these.
    Rosee gives you a great tip about choosing your needle size. And also how to avoid creating a flar...

  • TASTER: Pick Up and Knit with Rosee Woodland

    The three useful ways you might need are – picking up from the horizontal edge; picking up from a vertical edge; picking up along a curved edge. Rosee shows you very clearly how to do each of these.
    Rosee gives you a great tip about choosing your needle size. And also how to avoid creating a flar...

  • How to Increase Stitches in Knitting with Rosee Woodland

    Rosee shows you how to increase a stitch at either end of your knitting row in this very clear video. KFB is knitting into the front and back of your stitch to produce more stitches and therefore a shaped edge to your project.
    Just remember that the new stitch lies to the left of the original one...

  • S2 KPO Central Knitting Decrease from Rosee Woodland

    Rosee likes this option for decreasing a stitch in the centre of the row and thinks it might be slightly easier to knit than the CDD central decrease, but not necessarily easier to say!
    This pattern can sometimes be referred to in patterns by other names.
    This is a companion workshop video to the...

  • Central Double Decrease in Knitting with Rosee Woodland

    Rosee shows you very clearly how to decrease in the centre of your row of knitting by knitting 3 stitches together.
    It is quite straightforward: you slip two stitches knitwise – knit one stitch and then pass the slipped stitches over.
    This is a companion piece to the S2 KPO central decrease works...

  • SSP - LL Decrease - Knitting with Rosee Woodland

    Another decrease that you work from the wrong side of knitting, but which produces a really nice, neat firm edge.
    This is left leaning, so could be used in conjunction with a right leaning decrease (Pearl 2 tog) to create a neckline.
    SSP stands for slip, slip pearl and Rosee thinks this is a litt...

  • Purl 2 Tog Knitting with Rosee Woodland

    This decrease is worked from the wrong side of your knitting. Therefore creates a nice right hand leaning edge for such things as a neckline. Possibly used in conjunction with the SSP-Left leaning decrease – which you can enjoy by clicking here.

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  • SSK - or Left Leaning Decrease in Knitting with Rosee Woodland

    Rosee guides you through how to create this left leaning edge to your project and she suggests that you work one stitch in from the edge to do this, as this produces a firmer and neater edge for you to work from later.
    This is a companion stitch to the K2 Tog – which produces a right leaning decr...

  • Knit Two Together in Knitting with Rosee Woodland

    Rosee talks you through this Knit Two Together  which in a pattern is K2TOG.
    This creates a right leaning edge to your project (for a left leaning decrease you need to check out the SSK video/workshop)
    Rosee explains where she knits two stitches together and why. Therefore you will see that this ...

  • Yarn Over Stitches - Knitting with Rosee Woodland

    Rosee shows us how to create these yarn-overs. These are usually worked form the knit side of your work. Rosee also show s us how to identify the stitch when we get back to it. AND how to create this extra stitch/hole effect when working from the purl side of your work.
    This stitch is a way of in...

  • Slipping Stitches - Knitting with Rosee Woodland

    The slipped stitch at the beginning of the work, gives a really nice neat edge. In this video, Rosee shows us how to prepare the stitch at the end of the row, ready to do that on the return.
    Moreover, Slipping Stitches is the assumed method used in older patterns for neatened edges.

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  • Moss Stitch with Rosee Woodland

    You can incorporate the moss stitch into any of your projects. And like this, you will add texture as it behaves very well, staying flat.
    For our subscribed viewers, with knitting skills, we have this delightful little project  –

    a Moss Hat designed by Sarah Hatton. The pattern is available as a...

  • Two by Two Rib with Rosee Woodland

    Like the 1×1 Rib stitch, this is a combination of knit stitch and purl stitch. But this time you are doing two of each. Again this is often used on the lower edge of knitted garments to provide a neat but stretchy edge. You can use it also on cuffs and around the neckline.
    Rosee is showing how to...

  • Rib 1x1 with Rosee Woodland

    The rib stitch is a combination of knitting and purling. You can use it for creating a neat and slightly stretchy edge to your project or garment.
    Rosee guides you through the ‘how to’ as well as giving you helpful tips on needle sizes for the rest of your project/garment.

    Click he...

  • How to Knit with Rosee Woodland

    After casting on, the knit stitch is the first stitch you need to learn in order to create anything. Once you know how, you are off and running. We hope Rosee has inspired you to pop down to your local store and grab a pair of needles and a ball of wool and make a start.
    Next week we will be co...

  • How to Cast Off with Rosee Woodland

    This completes our short series on knitting covering some basic ‘must have’ stitches. Casting off allows you to finish your work so that it won’t unravel and gives a plaited top edge.  Rosee has a great tip about tension and also points out that the plait will look different depending whether you...

  • How to Purl with Rosee Woodland

    The purl stitch is another of those must-have stitches if you wish to knit. It allows you to create a flatter piece of work than if you just use the knit stitch. When used in the combination of knit one stitch and purl one stitch, they can create the rib of a garment.
    Rosee shows you clearly how...

  • How to Knit - Casting on with Rosee Woodland

    This is the first in our series of short videos on ‘How to Knit’ from our expert Rosee and here she does what she promises and shows you how to cast on.
    Coming next will be How to Knit (followed by how to purl and then how to cast off)

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