Full Fashioned Decreases

Full Fashioned Decreases Tutorial for Machine Knitting

Full fashioned decreases leave a smooth edge on your knitted pieces, making seaming easier. Shown are 2 methods you will use. 2
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Shaped Crown Hat on the Machine

Shaped Crown Hat on the Machine Tutorial for Machine Knitting

Ready for a challenge? Knitting a shaped crown requires you transfer a lot of stitches. But you only do the transfers for 2” and a garter bar makes the process
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Basic Increasing and Decreasing

Basic Increasing and Decreasing Tutorial for Machine Knitting

Unless you only want to knit blankets or scarves, increasing and decreasing is top on your list of skills to master. This tutorial covers the basics plus
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Double Decreases

Double Decreases Tutorial for Machine Knitting

Explore how to work left and right leaning double decreases on the machine.

Sideways Bust Darts

Sideways Bust Darts Tutorial for Machine Knitting

You don't have to increase and decrease at the edges of your knitting. Watch as we shape a bust dart in the middle of a sideways knit

Shallow Round Neck Shaping

Shallow Round Neck Shaping Tutorial for Machine Knitting

Round Neck shaping with shaped shoulders can be tricky. A shallow round neck (back neckline) is only worked over about 1" of rows, but it's worked in 3
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Sleeve Shaping: No Joggies

Sleeve Shaping: No Joggies Tutorial for Machine Knitting

When shaping the cap of a set in sleeve, this one trick will create a smoother shape, making it easier to set in the sleeve to the armhole

Compare Shaping Methods

Compare Shaping Methods Tutorial for Machine Knitting

There are many methods for creating shaped knitted pieces. To reduce the number of stitches in work (an armhole, for example) knitters use binding off,
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Compare Shaping Methods - Part 2

Compare Shaping Methods - Part  2 Tutorial for Machine Knitting

There are many methods for creating shaped knitted pieces. Here's a neat, easy and FAST method. This tutorial covers using short row shaping
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Easy Round Neck Shaping

Easy Round Neck Shaping Tutorial for Machine Knitting

Does the thought of shaping a round neckline make you cringe? For Newbie knitters and experienced machine knitter alike, Shaping a round neckline for
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Vertical Darts

Vertical Darts Tutorial for Machine Knitting

In traditional dressmaking, you use darts to shape the fabric to fit the curves of the body. Knits naturally cling to curves, but there are times
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Neckline Shaping Perfection

Neckline Shaping Perfection Tutorial for Machine Knitting

Want beautiful round necklines? Try shaping with short rows. Instead of binding off and decreasing stitches, use this technique for smooth, professional
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Top Down Set In Sleeves

Top Down Set In Sleeves Tutorial for Machine Knitting

The idea of knitting a set in sleeve from the top down is appealing. Many knitters don't like to set in sleeves. It's possible to re-hang the armhole edge
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Prevent Damage when Partial Knitting

Prevent Damage when Partial Knitting Tutorial for Machine Knitting

Have you ever shaped a neckline and found a row of damaged stitches where you held one side? Prevent damage to your knitting when holding stitches.

Double Increases on the Machine

Double Increases on the Machine Tutorial for Machine Knitting

2 methods for adding 2 stitch increases along the edge of your knitting. Our Asymmetric Swirl Shawl uses this technique to create the diagonal design.

KISS Increases (automatic)

KISS Increases (automatic) Tutorial for Machine Knitting

Keep it Simple, Silly! Sometimes knitters make things harder than they need to be.

Here are 2 fast and easy ways to increase stitches.

No Dropped Stitches

No Dropped Stitches Tutorial for Machine Knitting

"Remove 24 stitches on waste yarn ..." Why is it that EVERY time you remove stitches on waste yarn, stitches drop?This one little tip will save you
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Neckline Shaping and the Row Counter

Neckline Shaping and the Row Counter Tutorial for Machine Knitting

Have you ever been knitting along and realize that the row counter isn't counting? Consider shifting your knitting on the needlebed to prevent
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Short Row Increases and Decreases

Short Row Increases and Decreases Tutorial for Machine Knitting

Using short rows to increase or decrease stitches for curved edges or tapers.

Short Rows - Automatic Wrap versus Manual Wrap

Short Rows - Automatic Wrap versus Manual Wrap Tutorial for Machine Knitting

Short rows are used in knitting in many ways. It is a technique to shape knitted pieces without casting on or binding off. To avoid holes where the
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Shortrow Shaping with the Lace Carriage

Shortrow Shaping with the Lace Carriage Tutorial for Machine Knitting

Working shortrow shaping when using a lace carriage requires a different technique than pulling the needles out to holding position. This tutorial walks
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Automatic Wraps for a Godet (Triangle Shape)

Automatic Wraps for a Godet (Triangle Shape) Tutorial for Machine Knitting

Automatic shaping is a method of partial knitting (short rows) that many knitters prefer. Watch as we prevent short row holes "automatically".

Short Row Refresher

Short Row Refresher Tutorial for Machine Knitting

Short Row Shaping (Partial Knitting) is used in so many ways in machine knitting. If you aren't familiar with this technique, here's a quick refresher.

Dowager's Hump Adjustment

Dowager's Hump Adjustment Tutorial for Machine Knitting

As we age, our bodies change. The shoulders and head tilt forward. Our favorite sweaters and blouses seem to creep up in the back. The issue is that
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Ear Flaps with Short Rows

Ear Flaps with Short Rows Tutorial for Machine Knitting

Quickly knit doubled Flaps for Ear Flap hats. These are an option in our Dynamic, Perfect FitEar Flap
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Sideways Sweater Waist Shaping

Sideways Sweater Waist Shaping Tutorial for Machine Knitting

Sideways knit sweaters can be boxy looking. Adding waist shaping can show off your curves.

Spikey Scarf from Knit-1

Spikey Scarf from Knit-1 Tutorial for Machine Knitting

Here's a fun, textured scarf that is sure to impress! Watch as we detail the partial knitting (short rows) that form the pyramids.Not only is this a fun
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Short Row in Pattern

Short Row in Pattern Tutorial for Machine Knitting

Working short rows while knitting in pattern shouldn't be intimidating. Watch as we short row increase and decrease while knitting in tuck

Short Rows in Knitweave

Short  Rows in Knitweave Tutorial for Machine Knitting

Here's the one secret to successfully doing short row shaping while working in Knit Weave. Prevent holes AND secure the weaving yarn for a beautiful finish
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