I couldn’t resist posting again tonight after discovering this nifty trick – finger knitting! It’s adorable and so simple. I can’t believe I didn’t know about it before. Through some late night browsing I discovered this youtube video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xOqKopWDt4g
Yes, it is seriously that simple. I suggest though, that if you are using thinner yarn, use two strands. I used only one in my practice attempt and was way more satisfied when I worked with two. It’s just easier to keep a grip on when you have double the yarn.
There’s the practice attempt. Here’s the double strand:
I ended up making it into a bracelet. This literally took me about five minutes. This would be a great craft to share with kids because it really is so simple.
Please ignore my horrid fingernails. I picked off all my nail polish the first day of painting class due to my nerves.