• I love fair isle knitting--the pattern for this pair of mittens is 'Chrysanthemum' and is available on knitty.com.

    TINKING in Fair Isle Knitting - Duration: 3 minutes, 36 seconds.

    • 2 years ago
    Fearlessly tinking in Fair Isle knitting. It's quite likely that I've unvented this technique, as EZ would have said.
  • Purling Demonstration - Duration: 63 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    We have lots of international visitors in our shop in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. Today, Jenny from Denmark remarked that her method of purling is quite different from the method she sees most ...
  • Long tail Cast On -- BACKWARDS! - Duration: 60 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    This is a short demonstration of casting on backwards with the longtail technique. WHY? When you finish this cast on, you will have a RS row facing and can begin with the first row of your pattern....
  • Steeking the Plum Frost Cardigan - Duration: 4 minutes, 24 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    We've finished our Plum Frost Cardigan Fair Isle knitting class at LYS. This video shows one of the final steps--the marvelous, dramatic, slow, careful cutting of the steek. Next a button band and ...
  • Erica STEEKING her Plum Frost Cardigan (variation) - Duration: 28 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
  • Tubular Cast-on Demonstration - Duration: 2 minutes, 11 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    A demonstration of the tubular cast-on. This provisional cast-on uses waste yarn and makes an excellent edge for a 1X1 rib such as we will be knitting on our Plum Frost Cardigans in a class at Lan...
  • Twisted Stitch/Cabling Technique - Duration: 55 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    An unusual technique for cabling or twisting a single stitch. We're using it in a hat that my kid is designing in a dk weight yarn. Pattern will be available soon.
  • Finger Knitting 101 at LYS - Duration: 86 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    Matilde, a knitter from California, visited our shop today & showed us how she knits a scarf with a bulky yarn and no needles. Cool!
  • WInding Yak Yarn - Duration: 69 seconds.

    • 6 years ago
    Received 12 skeins of purple, hand spun yak yarn from Nepal for Christmas. Short fibers made this a little tricky to wind, but it is gorgeous & ready for swatching!
    Thanks, Missy & Helen!
  • Casting On at LYS - Duration: 41 seconds.

    • 6 years ago
    Sharon showing us her braced cast on technique. A left handed knitter, she learned this technique when she was a girl in Strasburg, PA. Filmed at Lancaster Yarn Shop in Intercourse, PA.
  • Australian Knitting - Duration: 49 seconds.

    • 6 years ago
    Unusual Knitting Video #1
    Juanita, visiting from Australia, showed us her stuff! She says her mother taught her to knit--& this style of knitting is just called 'knitting.'
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