In a person's life, besides work and everyday activities, there can be a hobby. Women often have this knitting.
It is not difficult to learn this at all. The main thing - to want, to solve for yourself a few simple questions and start!
Only by learning to knit, you can please yourself with just such a thing as you would like.
Before you start learning to knit
If you really want to learn how to knit, but stillDo not know how to do this kind of needlework, first decide for yourself a number of questions. Think about how and where you will study. Of course, you can go to special courses, but they will have to pay for them. And if it's free? On the Internet you can find many sites with the description of technology of knitting, there are also video courses that will help you to find your hobby.
If you do not have a computer and the Internet, it's betterJust find a friend who is happy to bind her whole family and acquaintances. She will show you the basics of this type of needlework and will be able to prompt something later.
What you need to buy for knitting
You have already decided what you will knit, knitting needles orCrocheted? Knitting needles usually knit with sweaters, scarves, hats. Hook the canvas is more dense and better keeps a complex shape, so they knit some styles of caps, blankets, rugs, toys, as well as the edge of the finished product made with knitting needles. Also crochet is usually knitted lace shawls. To create a complex pattern on knitting needles is much more difficult.
To tie socks and mittens, you will need 4 knitting needles already. Beginners in this business, probably, do not have to start right away with so many spokes.
The spokes and hooks are metal and plastic. As practice shows, when mastering knitting, beginner needlewomen usually tighten the loops very tightly. Therefore, for starters it is better to choose metal spokes - the loops over them slip better.
Preferably choose good half woolen,Thick enough threads, of which making loops with knitting needles or crochet is much easier. Needles and hooks vary in thickness and have their own number. Selecting them for a particular yarn, remember that the tools for knitting should be one and a half to two times thicker than the thread.
And a little secret. When you several times knit, and then dissolve the product, the threads are spoiled, "curled", the associated part of them looks worse and worse. That this does not happen, when you realize that you are ready to create a good thing, dissolve everything that was knit before, roll the thread into a loose tangle and hold it over the steam. As a result, the thread straightens.
Your first knitted article
Now you can start knitting. For the first time, choose a simple blouse or simply tie a beautiful scarf. To calculate how much you need to type loops, tie the sample 30 to 30 loops, strip it with an iron and see how many centimeters of the product is obtained with this amount. Based on the desired width, for example, a scarf, calculate how many loops you need to dial.
When you start knitting, you have to be patient: not everything will turn out as you would like, but in time you will be able to create a masterpiece that is not inferior to the samples shown on the podium.
The process of mating is not very fast. Earlier in the long winter evenings, this type of needlework helped to pass the time. Now, when every minute counts, I want to do everything quickly. But this does not happen with knitting. We'll have to dissolve the yarn several times, and start again, and postpone it for a while, so that again there is a desire to continue.
But there are pluses, and there are not a few of them. A little pomuchivshis, you get, for example, a beautiful blouse, which no one else has. In addition, and nutritionists are very advised to learn how to knit: focusing on work, you will rarely go to the table to put in your mouth another cookie. In addition, when you learn this needlework, knitting will very well soothe your nervous system.
Remember: it's never too late to learn how to knit!