Quickly find the specific technique you need

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    Welcome to the Core Techniques Library

    • How to use the Core Techniques Library

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    CORE Trackers & other tools

    • Core Knit School Project Tracker

    • Core Knit School Project Checklist

    • Core Knit School Knitting Graph Paper

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    Blocking

    • Blocking video content

    • Blocking Part 1

    • Blocking Part 2

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    Button Bands

    • Button Band Video Content

    • Button Bands

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    Cast-offs

    • Core Class: Cast-offs, Introduction

    • Basic knit cast-off (including a slight variation)

    • Cast-off in pattern demonstration

    • Jen's Surprisingly Stretchy Bind-off (JSBBO)

    • Michelle's Modified JSBBO

    • Tubular Cast-off (start: 03:10 to end)

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    Cast-ons

    • Core Class: Cast-ons, Introduction

    • Core Class: Create a slip knot

    • Core Class: Estimate yarn required for a long-tail cast-on

    • Core Class: Cable cast-on

    • Core Class: Long-tail cast-on

    • Core Class: Picot Hem cast-on

    • Core Class: Provisional Cast-on (Crochet hook & waste yarn)

    • Core Class: Pinhole cast-on

    • Core Class: Garter Tab cast-on

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    Corrugated Rib (two colour rub) (in the round)

    • Corrugated Rib

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    Duplicate Stitch / Swiss Darning

    • Duplicate Stitch / Swiss Darning

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    False Seam

    • False Seam

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    Grafting & Three Needle Cast-off

    • Grafting & Three Needle cast-off video content

    • Grafting & Three Needle cast-off

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    Helical Knitting

    • Helical knitting, two colours, single stripes

    • Helical Knitting, additional colours & wider stripes

    • Helical Socks

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    iCords

    • Basic iCord & iCord Cast-ons

    • iCord Edges

    • iCord Cast-offs

    • Applied iCord

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    Increasing & Decreasing

    • Increasing & Decreasing Content

    • Introduction to increasing

    • Introduction to decreasing

    • Increasing & Decreasing

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    Intarsia

    • Introduction to Intarsia

    • Intarsia Techniques

    • Intarsia Problem Solving

    • Intarsia in Garter Stitch

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    Knitting Kit

    • Welcome to the Knitting Kit Core Class

    • Knitting Kit: Class book

    • Knitting Knit: Knitting Needle Conversion Chart

    • Knitting Kit: Essentials Part 1

    • Knitting Kit: Essentials Part 2

    • Knitting Kit: Progressing On

    • Knitting Kit: The Sky's the limit

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    Latvian Braid

    • Latvian Braid

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    Mattress Stitch (Seaming)

    • Mattress Stitch Video content

    • Mattress Stitch Seaming

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    Picking up stitches

    • Picking up stitches video content

    • Picking up stitches

    • Picking up sleeve stitches for a top down sweater

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    Setting in a sleeve

    • Setting in a sleeve

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    Short Row Shoulders

    • Short Row Shoulders

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    Sizing & Measurements

    • ‘To Fit’ Versus ‘Finished Size’ / ‘Actual Measurement’

    • How to read a Schematic

    • Measuring Yourself

    • Deciding what size to make

    • How size relates to the numbers on a pattern

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    Stranded colourwork (sometimes called Fair Isle)

    • Stranded colourwork content

    • Stranded Colourwork Techniques in the round

    • Swatching for colourwork

    • Stranded colourwork, worked flat

    • Stranded Colourwork Float & Tension Management

    • Additional continental knitting method stitches

    • Colourwork & Intarsia

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    Swatching

    • Introduction to swatching

    • What is swatching & why is it important?

    • How to swatch

    • What to do if you don't swatch

    • Swatching is not infallible

    • How to adjust for incorrect gauge

    • Swatching for colourwork (Quick swatching in the round)

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    Technique Thursdays

    • Technique Thursday, October 8th, Float Management

    • Technique Thursday, October 15th, Steeking Chat

    • Technique Thursday, October 22nd, Weaving in Ends

    • Technique Thursday, October 29th, Common stitches continental style

    • Technique Thursday, November 5th, picking up and knitting

    • Technique Thursday, November 12th, adding colourwork to patterns

    • Technique Thursday, November 26th, fix your knitting, part 1

    • Technique Thursday, December 3rd, fix your knitting, part 2

    • Technique Thursday, January 7th, stranded colourwork basics refresh

    • Technique Thursday, May 13th, cast-ons 1

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    Weaving in ends

    • Weaving in ends

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    Short Rows

    • Wrap & Turn Short Rows, Stocking Stitch, 1

    • Wrap & Turn Short Rows, Stocking Stitch, 2

    • Wrap & Turn Short Rows, Garter Stitch

    • German Short Rows, stocking Stitch

    • German Short Rows, garter stitch

    • Japanese Short Rows, stocking stitch

    • Japanese Short Rows, garter stitch

    • Yarnover Short rows, stocking stitch

    • Yarnover Short rows, garter stitch

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    Steeking

    • Steeking content

    • Introduction to Steeking