Learn to purl Continental Style with the working yarn held in the left hand. Many knitters find this method of knitting much quicker than the style of holding the working yarn in the right hand.
Once you have mastered the knit stitch, it is time to learn the purl stitch. The knit and purl stitches are the foundation of all knitting and it is the million manipulations of these two stitches that create the wonderful designs that dazzle us!
You know I am a huge fan of the magic loop and this video will have you moving from the leg to the heel flap in a snap. Sometimes this transition causes a bit of a brain cramp trying to remember which way to turn those slick needles. Now just stay tuned to the video and you will be on your way to creating some sock magic of your own!
Here I am in Temptations’ sock room, my favorite place to be. You’ve got to love a room filled with gorgeous, yummy sock yarn!
I am wearing my Sock Doctor lab coat and helping a fellow sock knitter repair a boo-boo. I have made it my priority to be as sock knowledgeable as possible. You are always welcome to bring your sock concerns into the shop. If you are too far away, feel free to email me your questions. I want you to love your socks!