Have you ever enjoyed the different yarn textures in your hand or wondering how that fascinating colorful pattern was made in your much loved sweater? Then you’ll definitely enjoy learning how to knit. Knitting is one of numerous methods to turn yarn into garments or accessories. As long as you are willing to use your creativity, this would be a fun activity for you.
Knitting is a very calming activity and most people associate calm with old ladies or grandmas. Have you ever imagine a big muscular guy sitting in a couch, holding two needles, and silently knitting a scarf? I don’t think you have not. But even if that’s the case, is there anything wrong with that? You just have to be open-minded. You have to keep in mind that anyone can do anything as long as he is passionate and interested about a certain thing or activity. Don’t let petty social guides and lifestyles to obstruct us from learning something new.
Aside from the fact that knitting engages you in the most satisfying way, it can also let you make the most of the most suitable piece of clothing especially during the cold season. If you begin making some now, you can have a lot to wear when throughout the winter.
There are a lot of people who believe that knitting is only suitable for grandmothers. But this is not true! A lot of children these days spend their time doing different leisure pursuit, and this is with involvement of the latest technology such as smart phones, tablet PCs, computer, video game consoles, and others. But as parents, it is going to be a good idea to make them do other activities including knitting. Knitting is a fun hobby that needs a lot of patient and dedication. Yes, for anyone to know how to knit, having time and patient, dedication, and of course knowledge is very important, and in this book, any beginner will learn the perfect technique of knitting.
This book contains 5 chapters that discuss the following topics:
- Basic Knitting Tips for Beginners
- The Introductory Steps of Knitting
- What You Need to Know Before You Start Knitting
- Different types of knitting
- Materials Needed To Start Knitting
- Ideal Knitting Projects for Beginners