Teacher♥ Tea drinker with a flair for all things whimsical & woodland ♥ Hi, I'm Angela, and I am the pattern designer behind CreatiKnit! I remember long ago, when I would see beautifully knit and crochet items, I really wanted to learn...but, I... View Profile
- Total Time 25 min
- Lessons 8
- Attachments 3
- Exercises 15
8 Lessons in This Course
2 minFREECrafts lesson 1Free2 CQ
To begin a knitting project, you must cast on, which requires a slip knot. This lesson includes step-by-step slip knot instructions beginners can easily follow.
2 minCrafts lesson 22 CQ
The knit stitch is one of the most basic stitches every beginner knitting student should learn. CreatiKnit demonstrates how to complete a knit stitch.
2 minCrafts lesson 32 CQ
Follow along for step-by-step instructions for the purl stitch. In addition, find out what working yarn is, and get tips for keeping yarn tension consistent.
2 minCrafts lesson 42 CQ
Learn this easy increasing stitch, the make one (M1). In this lesson, CreatiKnit demonstrates how to make one by pulling a stitch from the previous row.
2 minCrafts lesson 52 CQ
Dropped stitches are a common mistake. But before you unravel all your hard work, try this quick and easy method for repairing dropped stitches.
2 minCrafts lesson 62 CQ
The seed stitch is a combination of the knit and purl stitch, which combine to create a charming pattern. Learn how to knit a seed stitch, step by step!
3 minCrafts lesson 72 CQ
It may be the end of the skein, but it's not the end of the game! Find out how to join a new ball of yarn in a way that is both seamless and secure.
8 minCrafts lesson 85 CQ
Find out why knitting a gauge swatch saves time, and learn how to use a knit gauge ruler to match stitch and row counts to pattern requirements.
10106 min10-part Crochet course58 CQ
Crochet something you can use year-round! In this crochet course for all levels, learn how to crochet a lace-patterned market bag, from learning the stitches to washing and caring for the bag.
10 minCrafts lesson6 CQ
In this lesson, learn how to get started with knitting on double pointed needles in the round using 4 needles total to create arm warmers, socks, and more.
6 minCrafts lesson4 CQ
In this lesson, learn how to read your yarn labels and interpret the meaning behind the symbols, understand yarn weights, and how to care for the yarn.
6 minCrafts lesson4 CQ
In this lesson, learn how to do foundation double crochet which will complete both your foundation chain and first row of double crochet at the same time!
4 minCrafts lesson3 CQ
In this lesson, learn how to do foundation single crochet to create your foundation chain and single crochet all in one step and make a stretchy fabric.
10160 min10-part Crafts course85 CQ
Want to learn how to knit, but not sure where to begin? In this course, get step-by-step instructions about everything from choosing the right knitting needles to creating textured knitted stripes.
29274 min29-part Crafts course150 CQ
Love the look and feel of knitted socks? This in-depth course shows you how to make your own, using double-pointed needles or circular knitting needles.
10124 min10-part Crafts course67 CQ
These one-skein knitting projects are beginner friendly, and are great uses for leftover yarn from other projects. Stay warm with a bulky cowl, a cable knit headband, a mug cozy, and more!
654 min6-part Knitting course31 CQ
Cats love this cute and cuddly catnip mouse, and beginning knitters love this easy DIY project! Follow along to complete the project from muzzle to tail, with the guidance of an experienced crafter.
532 min5-part Knitting course20 CQ
In this knitting course, knit designer Jessie shows you how to do the a few different helpful knitting techniques, such as the knit linen stitch, the chain edge for the garter stitch, and more!