Welcome to KnittingDane.com
My passion for knitting has resulted in the Danish knitting site www.PaaPinden.dk (= on the needle). Here I have shared my knitting passion with the Danish people since october 2007. The site is filled with tutorials and videos of knitting techniques, followed up by a personal blog. www.KnittingDane.com meant to be is the English counterpart of www.PaaPinden.dk.
Recent Blog Posts
Finally first sleeve of my dear daughter's i Heart you is coming up. The sweater has been som what frogged the last couple of weeks. I've been playing with KnittingDane codes instead. Ex the main page has changed - for the better I think .
I'm also in the process of updating all the old Danish Knit Articles. Swing by the Danish version of this site to get a glimpse of what's getting translated (when time comes).
Briefly I believed I had made a brand new knitting pattern. But then I realised that the only difference was the cast on and an extra knitted row. But the result was pretty much different to my eyes.How to knit the flower:
Cast on 51stitches with long tail cast on (Danish article). I have cast on with two colors which gives a really nice edge.
To make a two colored long tail cast on, you need two colors of yarn . The main color over the index finger and the edge color over the thumb. The slip knot at the beginning is made of both colors, so you can get a neat and tight beginning. At the end the slip knot is dropped, so don't count it in while casting on.