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All about circular knitting needles, knitting in the round and how to knit flat projects on circular needles.

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How to Soften the Cable in Circular Knitting Needles. Circular knitting needles are connected by a plastic or nylon cable that joins each needle's base. These needles enable knitters to knit large items, such as afghans, in one piece, or to knit a sweater seamlessly. They also can be used to knit small, round circumferences, such as hats, socks and...

How to Soften the Cable in Circular Knitting Needles | eHow.com

Circular knitting needles are connected by a plastic or nylon cable that joins each needle's base. These needles enable knitters to knit large items, such as afghans, in one piece, or to knit a sweater seamlessly. They also can be used to knit small, round circumferences, such as hats, socks and sleeves.

how to avoid gap when joining for knitting in the round.  Good detail for knitting in the round. Will have to see if i can do it, otherwise I'll have to search out some other help.

Avoid a Gap at the Join in Circular Knitting - dummies

You may have noticed that a small “notch” remains between your first and last cast-on stitches in your knitting in the round project. You can tidy up this small gap when you weave in your yarn tail; however, there are ways to join your cast-on stitches that will prevent the gap from forming in the […]

Knitting with circular knitting needles makes it possible to knit larger pieces than you could fit on straight needles and to work in the round so you don't have to seam garments and other items. Here's how to get started with circs.

What Are Circular Knitting Needles and How Do You Use Them?

Knitting with circular knitting needles makes it possible to knit larger pieces than you could fit on straight needles and to work in the round.

Learn to join in the round with circular knitting

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You've cast on the right amount of stitches, and you're ready to start your project. Now the next big step...join in the round! A fun technique that is easy to learn and will allow you to work all those circular knitting patterns you've always wanted to try. So let's get you started on your next...

Becca's ultimate home made circular knitting needles!

Becca's ultimate home made circular knitting needles!

Ever looked at a knitting pattern, seen that it requires a certain size of circular needle, gone to your (very) extensive collection of needles and yet found that you still don't have the ones you need? Inevitably any circular needles you buy will only be used once and then annoying hang around being the wrong length for anything else. Experiencing this myself, I went to the wonderful pinterest.com and searched for how to make some myself. I found a nice 'how to' guide but it not only…

TECH knitting: Flat knitting back and forth on circular needles

Flat knitting (back and forth) on circular needles--how and why

click picture HOW TO KNIT BACK AND FORTH ON CIRCULAR NEEDLES Is it a mystery to you how it is possible to knit flat objects back-and-forth on circular needles? If it isn't a mystery now, I'll bet it once was. Here is the secret: Think of each tip as a separate needle. Cast on the stitches you want. Next, put the tip formerly in your right hand into your left hand, the tip formerly in your left hand into your right hand. The fact that the tips are joined around the back need not concern you…

How to Knit in the Round - Circular Needle

Circular Needle - How to Knit in the Round

Find out how to knit in the round using circular needles with Annie's Stitch Guide.

Best circular knitting tutorial I've seen.

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Circular Knitting Needles - Types and How to Choose

Knitting Needles- Types and How to Choose

There are many materials and styles of knitting needles to choose from. Learn benefits of the varied materials that make up knitting needles and their styles.

Circular knitting needles are very easy to use.  Here's a great tutorial.

How To Knit: Circular knitting for beginners

The Woman's Weekly experts show you how to knit in the round, the easy way! Circular knitting explained, right here.

Circular knitting needles can be used in the round or for flat knitting.

How to Knit in the Round on a Circular Needle - dummies

A circular needle consists of two tapered needles (referred to here as needle tips) connected by a flexible cable. These needles were created to provide an alternative to double-pointed needles when knitting in the round. Using the traditional method of knitting in the round with a circular needle, you cast the stitches on to one […]

Knitting flat with circular needles by Wool and the Gang

Take a look at our video where we demonstrate how to knit flat pieces with circular needles, it's really straight forward.

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The circular knitting needle may seem like a specialty tool, but it could actually be the most useful needle in your knitting bag.

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What Are Circular Knitting Needles and How Do You Use Them?

Knitting with circular knitting needles makes it possible to knit larger pieces than you could fit on straight needles and to work in the round.