This is my first tutorial video on casting on, please also visit my blog :) tea2sugarsandaballofwool.blogspot.co.uk
I recorded this quick video on how to cast on and knit the first two rows of a knit on edging. I use this method in most of my knitting patterns and designs because I hate to cast off 200+ stitches at once. This video shows how to work a knit on edging for lace knitting patterns, specifically Triangle Shawl Knitting Patterns by Fickle Knitter Design.
I have popped on my Handmade Superhero cape and headed off to Indonesia with Save the Children for the Craftivist Jigsaw Project. I'm taking a knitted mouse, a jigsaw piece and a whole load of optimism. My mission is to report back to the craft world and hopefully convince you that us crafty types can make a difference. Not sure what I'm on about? Check out the first four parts: Part 1 - A girl, a mouse, a jigsaw piece and a whole lot of optimism youtu.be Part 2 - No Sleep till Aceh youtu.be Part 3 - Kids, goats, bad jokes and home gardens - youtu.be Part 4 - Babies, Bieber, lollipops and lovely crafters - youtu.be Part 5 - Early mornings, markets and cat poo coffee - youtu.be Follow my story here and at www.whodunnknit.com Become a handmade hero at imapiece.craftivist-collective.com
In this video, I show you how to use a stitch holder so you can keep your stitches safe until you need them.
This is a step by step demonstration of how to thread your hair. African threading technique is a low manipulation, protective style. I wore this style for every 10 days in January. I would shampoo and deep condition after every take down. You will need: Spray bottle (water+glycerine) coconut oil shea butter leave-in conditioner scissors wide tooth comb black knitting wool.
We show you how to knit your very own gorgeous two-toned colour-block chunky scarf in a series of step-by-step videos. Part 5 in a series of 6. Click below for the full Crafttuts+ tutorial. craft.tutsplus.com