Maybe its time to pick up and knit. Maybe you dread that. Maybe when you need to pick up and knit on an edge you tend to put down your project and start something else.
I have a one-needle method I like to use when I have to pick up and knit stitches. Its painless and fast. Maybe I can get you to
enjoy not dread picking and knitting quite so much.
But of course how to pick up and knit isn’t only have the issue. The other is getting those new stitches in the right places so your edge comes out nice and even. I got you covered. In the video below I explain how to pick up from a garter stitch edge and a stockinette edge.
How to Pick Up and Knit – a Free Video Tutorial
Practice on an old washcloth or the edge of a scarf. Any knitted edge will work. You can always pull that edge out right? And maybe you’ll like it. Maybe you’ll decided not to pull it out at all. Maybe you start to love picking up and knitting becasue its a great way to add a little something extra to all your knits. Maybe you’ll attack all your old scarfs with fresh yarn and one needle and spruce them up with a new look.
Or maybe you’ll be ready to take on Coasters in Color!
Its one of my freebie patterns and you can grab a copy right here.