Tutorial: Alternating Cast On For Ultimate Stretch | Perfect For 1 x 1 Rib.
Knitting Abbreviations Glossary This is a comprehensive glossary of common knitting abbreviations that you are likely to find in a pattern. Wherever it's relevant, I've included links to videos which cover the technique.
Straw weaving. This is fun. I did this with all my fifth grade classes this past school year. They loved it! Sucking the yarn through the straws got a lot of giggles! :) Easy project! "Over, under, over, under...go around & do the same thing again on the other side!" Tip: Don't get the straws that bend at the top!
Pattern: Knit the Feather and Fan and Old Shale Stitches
Works on multiples of 7 plus 1 stitches.Row 1 (wrong side): Purl.Row 2: Knit 1, *yarn over, knit 1, slip, slip, knit, knit 2 together, knit 1, yarn over, knit 1. Repeat from * across.Repeat these two rows for pattern.Also Known As: Feathering