Basic Steps in Knitting

By Jan Runkel

The basic steps in knitting include getting the stitches on and off the needle, casting on and knitting without running out of yarn. Find out how to do a knit stitch, a purl stitch and more with help from a knitting instructor in this free video on knitting basics.

About the Author

Jan Runkel has over 15 years of experience in knitting and crocheting instruction and design. Runkel is currently the on-site instructor for Yarn Company of Palm Desert in California.