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Learn How Easy It Is To Be Knitting With Beads
Knitting with beads is a great way of adding a bit of sparkle to a knitting project.
It is a wonderful embellishment technique that can be used on, for instance, the cuff of a sweater, the brim of a hat or on the border of shawls.
In this tutorial, we will show you two different methods for incorporating beads into your knitting projects.
If you would like to try out one of these methods, Knit Picks has a nice selection of suitable beads that you can find here: Knitting Beads
We also have a lovely FREE pattern that incorporates beads into a beautiful cowl. You can find this knitting pattern here: Knitted Beaded Cowl.
This first video tutorial will show you the string method. Using this method, you add the beads to your yarn before you start knitting. You then incorporate the beads into you knitting as you go
Watch this video tutorial from Knit Picks and see how to add beads to your knitting project using the string method!
This second video tutorial will show you how to add beads using a small crochet hook. This method allows you to add beads as you go, without first stringing them onto your yarn.
Watch this video tutorial from Knit Picks and see how to add beads to your knitting project using a crochet hook!