Seriously! If you have never even picked up needles before, then this video is for you. I love videos because I need to see someone else doing it. So check this out and see if this gets you started on a brand new hobby or business
If you would like to learn to knit, but just have not found the right instructor, or are tired of going by book diagrams, then you are going to love this video.
On my search for simple ways to knit and get creative, I came across this well received video that teaches the most green of beginners. I mean totally new at it! All you need are some knitting needles, yarn and some patience.
Get your supplies and carve out some time. You don't want to be stressed while learning this. Once you get the basic casting on, and stitches you can keep practicing. This is the perfect way to make a scarf! When learning you don't need fancy yarn, just tie together leftover bits even, hey, this could make a real statement as a colorful scarf when you are done!
She actually makes it quite entertaining!
I took up knitting as a way to channel my creativity away from the computer in the evening. The computer screen was aggravating my insomnia and I once I switched to a less stressful relaxing hobby, I slept better.
I have found that you don't need to create intricate fancy patterns to have fun and also create useful items. You can get yarn that is dyed to different shades of a color so that when you are knitting the colors are gorgeous.
Below are some examples of yarns that will add some pizzazz to your scarves, blankets or whatever fun and easy knitting project you are working on.
My name is Diane and I love all arts and crafts including painting, drawing and knitting (I painted the bee above!) I decided after many years to take up knitting again and needed simple patterns that I could do while watching TV or listening to music that would help dial down stress. I hope you enjoy some of my own projects as well as ones I have found.