Continental Knitting with Oma

Continental Knitting for Beginners knit purl rib stitch

If you enjoy needlework, you might like continental knitting as well. Oma teaches continental knitting for beginners. First of all she provides information about the needlework. She wants you not only to learn how to knit, but also to understand. She explains in her videos how to start, what materials to use and what knitting tools. The continental method of knitting is speedy and therefore more efficient. In her three videos she demonstrates in a step-by step instruction how to guide the yarn and needles. As you can see this offers the ability to control the tension of the yarn. Furthermore the movements of the hands are less difficult to make continental knitting a more relaxed, effective, and enjoyable method of knitting.

Continental Knitting! Learn how to do the knit and purl stitch. Learn how to do the ribbing, rib stitch and enjoy the needlework!

In her first video continental knitting for beginners she shows how to cast on, the edge stitch, the knit stitch and also how to bind off. Her second video teaches you the purl stitch. In her third video you learn how to combine the knit stitch with the purl stitch to create a pattern also called rib stitch or ribbing. In addition Oma shows possibilities how to embellish your work and create fringes.

Knit one - purl one Ribbing and Fringes

Knit one – Purl one, Ribbing and Fringes step-by-step

Knit one – Purl one Continental Knitting Ribbing and Fringes! How to knit the rib stitch, how to create fringes -easy tutorial knitting lesson for ribbing and fringes! The explanations are easy to understand and are in support of Oma’s video “knit one – purl one ribbing and fringes tutorial” Click here to watch video. […]

Winter Knitting Homeless

Knitting for a great cause. Help the homeless this winter.

Winter knitting homeless support It’s cold outside, brutally cold. From the East Coast to further up north, people are living on the streets—fighting freezing temperatures with almost nothing. Thousands of men, women, and children are without homes and greatly affected by this drastic weather. Some can barely make it to the shelters. What can you […]

Continental Knitting Purl

Continental knitting purl stitch. How to learn purl stitch with a step-by-step guide.

Continental Knitting Purl Stitch for beginners Welcome back! Here is the follow up video for continental knitting purl stitch for beginners. Learn in a step-by-step guide how to do the purl stitch. This edition delivers a short review of the continental knitting knit stitch and then introduces with a step-by-step guide to the continental knitting […]

Continental Knitting Knit Stitch

Continental Knitting for beginners – Learn the Knit Stitch with Oma’s step-by-step guide

Continental Knitting Knit Stitch for Beginners step-by step Learn the continental knitting knit stitch with Oma’s step-by-step instructions. It’s as easy as eins, zwei, drei! I’ve adopted Continental Knitting as The Oma Way of knitting because of its speed and efficiency. The ability to control the tension of the yarn with less difficult movements makes this […]