Circular Knitting Needles – Remember These Important Points

What are circular needles? Fixed circular needles are two short straight needles connected with a thin nylon or plastic wire, and are found in the same materials as for straights. Interchangeable circular needle sets are popular. These sets include a variety of needle tip sizes paired with different cable lengths. The point at which the…

A Common Mistake: Twisting Stitches On A Circular Needle

Casting on a lot of stitches with fine weight yarn onto a circular needle can be frustrating. The most common mistake is twisting the stitches, and you probably won’t notice this until you have knit a few rows. This means when you join the round, the knit fabric twists and doesn’t lie flat. There is…