Magic Loop Knitting in the Round - Rockville
Description: Magic Loop is a great alternative to using DPNs (double pointed needles) for doing small diameter circular knitting. It’s ideal for knitting socks or small sleeves. Learn how to knit projects in the round using the magic loop technique on one long circular needle.
- Casting on and joining in the round
- Using magic loop to work projects in the round
- How to adapt patterns written for double-pointed needles for magic loop
Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced Beginner
Prerequisites for Class: Cast on, knit and purl stitches, previous experience using double point needles useful but not required.
Materials Needed for Class:
Mug Hug pattern - free on Ravelry (a print copy will be provided in class).
Needles: US 5 – 40” circular needles.
50 yards Worsted or Aran weight yarn.
Homework: Please wind your Woolwinders yarn before class.