Today, I was working on a new design for knitted clothes for Edward and Anastasia teddy bear.
It struck me that it might be a good idea to get a little bit more specific when I say: ‘pick up x number of stitches along this edge’.
So, I wrote out how I like to pick up stitches – which is with a crochet hook.
And, then it struck me that showing how to do this is probably even better than just writing about it.
So, I made a video tutorial, demonstrating on how I use a crochet hook to pick up the required stitches.
This technique works equally well for knitting flat or knitting in the round.
And, here’s the video tutorial: