2x2 Full Fashion Ribber Decrease

2x2 Full Fashion Ribber Decrease Tutorial for Machine Knitting

Working full fashion decreases for 2x2 ribbing creates a beautiful edge. Practice shaping with ribbing and don't hesitate to use ribbed fabric for garment
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Knit Socks Start to Finish (Single Bed)

Knit Socks Start to Finish (Single Bed) Tutorial for Machine Knitting

Knitting Socks on the flat bed machine doesn't need to be intimidating. This rolled edge sock is constructed with short row toes, short row heels and is knit
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Introduction to Cut and Sew

Introduction to Cut and Sew Tutorial for Machine Knitting

The Cut ‘n Sew method of shaping is very useful for machine knitters. Don’t like to shape necklines? Use cut ‘n sew! Knitting in pattern, or
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Square Neck Mitered Band

Square Neck Mitered Band Tutorial for Machine Knitting

Decorative mitered bands add a beautiful finishing touch for a square neckline. Using decreases and short rows, this technique takes a bit of time, but is worth
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Shortrow Ruffle

Shortrow Ruffle Tutorial for Machine Knitting

Here's a short row ruffle technique that knits quickly and can be easily modified to suit your taste. Want a wider ruffle? Add stitches.Want it
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Pencil and Paper Charting Part 4 Round Neckline

Pencil and Paper Charting Part 4 Round Neckline Tutorial for Machine Knitting

Have you ever found a knitting pattern that you love, but the neckline was too high or way too low? Re-calculating a round neckline is the next topic
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Hip/Tummy Shaping

Hip/Tummy Shaping Tutorial for Machine Knitting

If you need extra room in the hip/tummy area, you can shape the side seams of your sweater. When you work this shaping, to prevent the front and back from
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V-Neck Bands

V-Neck Bands Tutorial for Machine Knitting

Knitting V-Neck pullovers shouldn't be intimidating. Watch as we shape a practice neckline and doubled stockinette band. Included are instructions for
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DAK - Alter Patterns - Sweater Front

DAK - Alter Patterns - Sweater Front Tutorial for Machine Knitting

If you need more tummy room in your sweaters, use DAK to lengthen and widen the front of your sweater. Use Original Pattern Drafting to easily make the pattern
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Dak 8 - Upper Arm Adjustment

Dak 8 - Upper Arm Adjustment Tutorial for Machine Knitting

Adjust the upper arm dimension in DesignaKnit Standard Garment Styling BEFORE using Original Pattern Drafting.

Dak 8&9 - Shoulder Slope

Dak 8&9 - Shoulder Slope Tutorial for Machine Knitting

For best results, create shoulder shaping in Standard Garment Styling, not Original Pattern Drafting.

Full Fashioned Decreases

Full Fashioned Decreases Tutorial for Machine Knitting

Full fashioned decreases leave a smooth edge on your knitted pieces, making seaming easier. Shown are 2 methods you will use. 2
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Basic Increasing and Decreasing

Basic Increasing and Decreasing Tutorial for Machine Knitting

Unless you only want to knit blankets or scarves, increasing and decreasing is top on your list of skills to master. This tutorial covers the basics plus
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Easy Round Neck Shaping

Easy Round Neck Shaping Tutorial for Machine Knitting

Does the thought of shaping a round neckline make you cringe? For Newbie knitters and experienced machine knitter alike, Shaping a round neckline for
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Compare Shaping Methods

Compare Shaping Methods Tutorial for Machine Knitting

There are many methods for creating shaped knitted pieces. To reduce the number of stitches in work (an armhole, for example) knitters use binding off,
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Compare Shaping Methods - Part 2

Compare Shaping Methods - Part  2 Tutorial for Machine Knitting

There are many methods for creating shaped knitted pieces. Here's a neat, easy and FAST method. This tutorial covers using short row shaping
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KISS Increases (automatic)

KISS Increases (automatic) Tutorial for Machine Knitting

Keep it Simple, Silly! Sometimes knitters make things harder than they need to be.

Here are 2 fast and easy ways to increase stitches.

Short Row Increases and Decreases

Short Row Increases and Decreases Tutorial for Machine Knitting

Using short rows to increase or decrease stitches for curved edges or tapers.

Short Rows - Automatic Wrap versus Manual Wrap

Short Rows - Automatic Wrap versus Manual Wrap Tutorial for Machine Knitting

Short rows are used in knitting in many ways. It is a technique to shape knitted pieces without casting on or binding off. To avoid holes where the
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Shortrow Shaping with the Lace Carriage

Shortrow Shaping with the Lace Carriage Tutorial for Machine Knitting

Working shortrow shaping when using a lace carriage requires a different technique than pulling the needles out to holding position. This tutorial walks
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