Friday, February 1, 2013

3 Needle Cast Off Tutorial

1. Start with your work inside out, or wrong sides facing:

2. Insert third needle through both of the first stitches,  wrapping the yarn around the needle to make a stitch. You are essentially making a knit- 2-together with the stitches from both needles. 

3. Do this again,  so you have two stitches on the third needle: 

4. Using one of your needles you have your stitches on,  pass the first stitch over the second:
My apologies for the poor photo quality on this one. 
5. After passing the first stitch over,  this is what you should have: 

Repeat steps 3-5 until the end of your row. It should produce a nice clean edge: 

When finished,  weave in your loose end and turn right side out.