Knitting Finishing Techniques

Have you ever asked the questions, "How do I stitch the seams together on my finished knit project?" can help with the links below.

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 Finishing Techniques for Hand Knitters

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This book will help you give your knitting a professional look. by Sharon Brant - Published 2006 Affiliate Link to Amazon

 The Knitters Book of Finishing Techniques

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by Nancie M. Wiseman - Published 2002 Affiliate Link to Amazon

 The Perfect Finish

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A No-Nonsense Guide to Finishing Techniques for Knitters of Every Level. by Kara Gott Warner - Paperback - Published 2010

Bind-off Two Ribs Together

This knitting technique is useful if you wish to join ribs and not show an obvious seam. Sweaterscapes


To block or not block your knitted project. Knitty

Invisible Seams

Learn how to stitch the seam together. Sweaterscapes

Kitchener Stitch a.k.a. grafting

The kitchener stitch is used to graft together stitches to make a invisible seam. Spelling Tuesday

Label Your Handmade Crochet & Knit Projects

Label Your Handmade Crochet & Knit Projects

HOW? WHY? Just as an artist add their name to their artwork, your handmade crochet or knit creations are works of art and a personalized label should be added to all finished projects. Learn more here Associate

Mattress Stitch

Mattress Stitch

This tutorial will show you how to use the mattress stitch to join two knit stockinette pieces together vertically. This finishing technique is worked with the right sides up and creates an invisible seam on the right side.

Seam - Overcast Seam

Instructions for the overcast seam technique plus photograph. Stitch Diva


Invisible seam - used for attaching two knit pieces together. Instructions and illustration. Sweaterscapes

Seams - Making Beautiful Seams

A tutorial on how to join knit pieces. My Virtual Sanity by Dawn Prickett

Shoulder Seams

Instructions and illustration for binding off front and back shoulder seams together. Sweaterscapes

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