This kit is a perfect gift for the newbie knitter in your life! Featuring one of Modern Daily Knitting's newest books, Skill Set: Beginning Knitting, it comes with everything you need to start your knitting journey. In 9 short lessons, with dozens of clear illustrations, they teach everything a new knitter needs to know, and nothing they don’t.
Skill Set is divided into the following 9 lessons:
Lesson 1 Supplies, Casting On, Knit Stitch, Binding Off Lesson 2 Purl Stitch, Combining Knits and Purls Lesson 3 Basic Shaping: Increases and Decreases Lesson 4 Knitting in the Round Lesson 5 Basic Lace and Cables Lesson 6 Basic Colorwork: Stripes, Stranding Intarsia Lesson 7 Finishing: Weaving in Ends, Seaming, Blocking Lesson 8 Patterns, Yarn, and Gear Lesson 9 Fixing Mistakes
Kit Includes everything for knitting the hat pattern in Lesson 4:
Paperback copy of Skill Set: Beginning Knitting
1 Skein of Ultra Wool Worsted in Grey (Color #33109)
1 US 8 (5mm) 16" Circular Knitting Needle
1 Set of US 8 (5mm) 6" Double Pointed Needles (bamboo)
1 Metal Tapestry Needle
1 Set of 15 Multicolored Opening Stitch Markers
Ultra Wool Yarn Details:
Worsted Weight, #4
100% Superwash Wool
219 yds (200m) / 100g
Needles: US 7-8 / 4.5-5mm
For best results, place into a mesh wash bag, machine wash in cold water on delicate cycle. Tumble dry low.