Knit a giant blanket, source wool and make your own huge needles

Cara Corey, Knitter and overall do-it-yourselfer

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9 Lessons (42m)
    • 1. Introduction

      1:54
    • 2. Sourcing materials

      5:41
    • 3. PVC pipe needles

      5:42
    • 4. Splitting roving

      4:46
    • 5. Felting for strength

      4:44
    • 6. First row chain

      6:21
    • 7. Knitting the blanket

      5:40
    • 8. Felting ends together

      4:15
    • 9. Binding off and finishing

      3:26

Project Description

You will use the table knitting technique and four pounds of wool roving to create a throw blanket, approximately 30x50 inches in diameter (with a LOT of stretch). Once you know the technique, you can adapt it to create blankets in different sizes. 

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