Basic Knitting Skills

An 8-part course with CreatiKnit

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Course Overview

Thinking of taking up knitting? It's easy to get started with these fun, beginner-friendly knitting lessons from CreatiKnit. Start with a slip knot, then build rows with knit and purl stitches, combining them to form the seed stitch. Next, learn how to add a stitch, as well as how to fix dropped stitches—an important skill for beginners! To conclude, find out how to join a new ball of yarn, and get tips for knitting gauge swatches, an important first step when knitting fitted garments.


  • Total Time 25 min
  • Lessons 8
  • Attachments 3
  • Exercises 15
  • 19 CQ

8 Lessons in This Course

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