Learning to Knit

I got a great book for my birthday; Knitty Gritty by Aneeta Patel. I have been wanting to learn to knit for a long time so now is my chance. I will update this post with photos of my efforts, so watch this space!

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The book is really well written and easy to understand, with photos and text explaining techniques and styles, as well as some projects. So far I have managed to cast on and knit some rows, plus add in a new colour wool. It is definitely taking patience and concentration, but I think I’ll be able to get the hang of it pretty quickly and am really enjoying learning.

After a bit of practising, it was requested that I start knitting Adam a NUFC scarf, I have completed six stripes so far. It should be ready for him to wear by this Winter!!!

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2 Responses to Learning to Knit

  1. Adrian Lewis says:

    You should have mentioned your desire to knit – my manager, I mean wife – did I say manager? – is right into that and maybe she could help you become hopelessly entangled! Ade

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