Any Knitters Out There?

aclaOctober 26, 2007

For those of you who knit, I need some recommendations on how to get started. I bought some yarn and size 8 needles and I've watched a couple of how to videos online. I think I've successfuly figured out how to cast on using the long tail method. And I'm trying to learn the continental knit stitch. I was wondering if you knitters think the continental stitch is the way to go? It seems awkward to me and I'm having trouble picking it up. Is the English method better? Also, is there a certain website or book that seems to be the best regarding learning to stitch? Any advice on getting started would be appreciated. Thanks.

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sweets98

There is actually a Knitting and Crocheting forum here. Someone should be able to help you there :)

Here is a link that might be useful: Knitting and Crocheting

    Bookmark   October 26, 2007 at 3:58PM
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acla

Oh, thanks. I didn't even know about that forum. I'll head over there.

    Bookmark   October 26, 2007 at 4:20PM
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aleksandraa

Here's a great site

http://www.knittinghelp.com/

Have fun!

    Bookmark   October 31, 2007 at 10:34PM
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