You say you simply "knit". But what is it you're really doing? Knitting techniques vary, and we hope this list lights a fire to learn something new!
Four techniques to try to improve knitting speed by Stephanie Mason: Continental, Lever, and Flick knitting or just knit more often.
a really cool technique, knit a blanket only working 10 stitches at a time
Joining new yarn in knitting – 7 ways. The Braided Join is awesome!! Can't wait ti try it..
2. Insert needle into top stitch on front needle, then top stitch on back needle.
A new technique for wrap & turns. This is the way to go! Super easy!! German Short Rows Part I - Purl to knit (+playlist)
Theresa Gaffey's Magical Seaming Technique
beautifully illustrated Kitchener stitch tutorial! Makes it look easy (it is)!
How to Knit a Perfect Edge More
Best website EVER for anything to do with knitting. Great video tutorials, patterns, etc. Most definitely worth a look if you're a knitter!
stranded knitting with both hands
reinforcing technique for handknit areas you know will get a lot of wear - an ounce of prevention and all that.
Montage extensible pour côtes 1-1
Helix Knitting-this knitting technique demonstrates how to knit with various colours in the round on circular needles without creating a jog.Excellent for knitting socks.
No More Seaming: Join As You Knit! - Knitting Daily - Blogs - Knitting Daily
Kniiting color stripes in the round (continental tip)
How to Change Yarn Colors While Knitting for Beginning Knitters with Studio Knit - Watch Free Knitting Video Tutorial via @StudioKnit
Chain selvedge This is a simple trick that produces a neat and attractive finish on a selvedge edge. All you have to do is slip the first stitch of every row purl-wise and knit the last stitch of every row.
Tuesday’s Knitting Tip at WEBS – Slip the first stitch of every row to keep your edges neat in stockinette.
This is the way I was taught to knit by my European mom. I prefer it to the North American way for sure!