Online class with Caddy Melville Ledbetter

Learn to Knit: My First Hat

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Learn the basics of knitting in the round! Create a cute hat as you unlock an inspiring new world of skills and potential projects.

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Caddy Melville Ledbetter is a designer and instructor with a flair for teaching new knitters. Her enthusiastic, stress-free instruction has built her ...Read more

Lessons (6)

Introduction
1. Introduction
Meet author and longtime knitter Caddy Melville Ledbetter and begin your hat-knitting adventure with an overview of yarn types and the tools you'll ne...Read more
11min
Reading the Pattern
2. Reading the Pattern
Caddy walks you through the written pattern, explaining how to determine which instructions to follow for the size of hat you want to make. You'll als...Read more
12min
Knitting a Swatch
3. Knitting a Swatch
Learn the popular long-tail cast-on to get stitches on your needles, then review the knit and purl stitches as you create a gauge swatch for your hat....Read more
27min
The Body of the Hat
4. The Body of the Hat
Get started knitting your hat by joining your cast-on stitches to create a circle. Caddy shows how to avoid twisting your stitches, then how to get st...Read more
12min
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Taught by

Caddy Melville Ledbetter is a designer and instructor with a flair for teaching new knitters. Her enthusiastic, stress-free instruction has built her ...Read more

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Created by: gmhnQuilts
Created by: Mariel Ercolano
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