Given that many gorgeous knitting projects use this knitting method, we need to learn how to knit in the round. Let’s try … Today!??
Here are three knitting videos which clearly demonstrate how this is done.
You’ll see that you’ll need four or five double-pointed needles to work with for the first method, and a long round needle for the second method.
How to Knit in the Round, Using Double Pointed Needles – Setup
The first knitting video explains how to set up such a round knitting project.
Knitting in the Round Using Double Pointed Needles – Tips and Hints
This second knitting video gives tips and hints for knitting in the round and encourages you to make a test piece to measure your gauge.
Knitting in the Round Using a Long Round Needle – Setup
These knitting needles are usually made of bamboo, such as these: 7" Double Point Bamboo Knitting Needles 14 Sets of 5 Pieces per set (70 pieces in total)
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This is a good set of round needles, in case you wish for a recommendation:
40" Inch Circular Premium Bamboo Knitting Needles by StitchBerry – 15 Set Collection
OK. That’s enough knitting info now. Get some yarn, get some needles and start knitting away.
“Experimentation is the grandmother of invention” (quote by Rose)
In the Round Knitting Projects
Free Knitting patterns: Easter Eggs fun and easy project, made with 4 small double-pointed needles.