Learn How To Knit
Learn how to knit with a SpinCraft Knitting
Pattern. We have
clear instructions that are fun to read and do. You'll love how it works.
Learn the basic stitches, and then apply them to your favorite
project, sweaters, hats, mittens - even socks (and turning the
dreaded heel) is easy when you learn
how to knit with a SpinCraft
With our knitting patterns you start by measuring
the person who is going to be wearing the piece. Then you take
your yarn and needles and knit a swatch in your chosen knitting
stitch. Now, measure your swatch for gauge and you are ready for
some simple calculations to get the right fit.
If you need step-by-step instructions for
learning the basic stitches we recommend learn-to-knit.com.
Here you will find instructions to learn how to knit
right handed, or left handed. Also instructions for the basic purl stitch.
Another great site is: knitknitting.com.
One of the barriers against learning how to knit
is the terms and abbreviations used in knitting patterns. These
terms and abbreviations can make it very difficult to read a
knitting pattern and understand what to do from the instructions. For knitting abbreviations, terms, sample knit
patterns, and lots of great knitting information that will help
you learn the intricacies of this craft, we would like to
And when you are ready for our great patterns,
please view our online
knitting pattern shopping cart.
After you've had your first success with our
designs, please try our many other patterns for hats,
scarves, sweaters, vests and more. You can also download all the
patterns straight into your computer. Please bookmark the
spincraftpatterns.com site after you get there, so you can come
again and again.
And, sign up for our free online knitting newsletter.