Learn to Knit in 3 Easy Lessons By The Knitting Channel
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Learn to Knit in 3 Easy Lessons By The Knitting Channel

Three lessons take you from beginner to advanced knitter, hosted by Celebrity Knitting Coach, Jill Moray.
4.1 (15 ratings)
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Created by Jill Moray
Last updated 11/2016
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This course includes
  • 2 hours on-demand video
  • 3 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Grow from total beginner to advanced knitter in three easy 30-minute lessons and learn a breakthrough method that is easier, faster and more enjoyable than traditional knitting.
Requirements
  • To follow along with the videos, students will want 1 pair of knitting needles (Size US 8), at least 2 skeins of worsted weight yarn (one or more colors) and a Yarn needle.
Description

Declared "The Best How-To Knitting Videos Ever Produced," The Knitting Pretty series will teach you an easier, faster and more enjoyable way to knit than traditional knitting.  

Hosted by celebrity knitting expert and host of The Knitting Channel, Jill Moray, these videos take you from absolute beginner to advanced knitter in three easy half-hour lessons.  Each lesson has it's own knitting project which you create with Jill.

Knitting Pretty Volume 1: Basic Knitting - This lesson will teach you all the knitting basics and more!

You'll learn how to Knit, Purl, Cast on, Bind off, as well as the Garter Stitch and the Stockinet Stitch. Jill then works with you as you knit a hip scarf using two different stitches! 

Materials needed: US size 8 knitting needles, Worsted weight yarn, Yarn needle.  

Knitting Pretty DVD 2: Intermediate Knitting - The fun continues when Jill teaches you Ribbing, Double Ribbing and Binding off in Ribbing.  Youl'll learn multiple ways to Increase Stitches and Decrease Stitches, as well as how to Fix Your Mistakes. 

The knitting project is a warm and cozy hat that you and Jill knit together using the techniques taught in this lesson. 

Materials Needed: US size 11 knitting needles, 2 skeins of worsted weight yarn, yarn needle.

Knitting Pretty DVD 3: Working with Color - This exciting lesson teaches you how to incorporate colorful patterns and designs into your knitting!  Learn how to knit colorful Vertical and Horizontal Stripes, the Intarsia and Fair Isle techniques. You'll also learn how to follow a Color Chart and create your own Yarn Bobbins.

The knitting project in this lesson is a colorful Pillow Top that uses four colors and the Intarsia technique. 

Materials Needed: US size 8 knitting needles, 2 skeins Karabella 8 worsted weight yarn in Cabernet (or color of your choice); 1 skein Karabella 8 worsted weight yarn in Lavender (or color of your choice), 1 skein Karabella 8 worsted weight yarn in Camel (or color of your choice), 1 skein Karabella 8 worsted weight yarn in Denim (or color of your choice), yarn needle.

Who this course is for:
  • This course is appropriate for beginner through advanced knitters. No prior knitting experience is necessary.
Course content
Expand all 25 lectures 01:55:12
+ Knitting Pretty Volume 1: Basic Knitting
7 lectures 27:17
Lecture 4: Learn the Stockinet and Purl Stitches
06:17
Lecture 5: Knit Your First Project: A Scarf!
03:49
Lecture 6: Learn to Bind Off
03:34
Lecture 7: Volume 1 Lesson Review
00:33
+ Knitting Pretty Volume 2: Intermediate Knitting
7 lectures 27:52
Lesson 3: Learn Increasing
06:37
Lesson 4: Learn Decreasing
03:42
Lesson 5: Learn How To Fix Mistakes
04:26
Lesson 6: Knit a Hat!
06:17
Lesson 7: Volume 2 Lesson Review
00:24
+ Knitting Pretty Volume 3: Working with Color
9 lectures 26:56
Lesson 2: Stripes
02:40
Lesson 3: Intarsia and How to Make Yarn Bobbins
01:46
Lesson 4: How to Read a Color Chart
01:57
Lesson 5: Knitting from a Color Chart
03:55
Lesson 6: The Fair Isle Technique
05:05
Lesson 7: Weaving
06:27
Lesson 8: Your Knitting Project - Knitting a Pillow Top
01:52
Lesson 9: Finishing Your Project
01:22
+ Bonus Material
2 lectures 33:07

Learn how to attach sleeves to sweater, in part one of this two part series on finishing techniques.

Finishing Techniques - Part 1: Attaching Sleeves
12:50

Learn how to Sew Seams to sweater, in part two of this two part series on finishing techniques.

Finishing Techniques - Part 2: Sewing Seams
20:17