1) Open out the ends of the binding. Thanks for your help. Johnny Vasquez. Click on the image to enlarge it and read the full description. Not giving credit to her certainly makes you look bad. Cast off to the end of your row. Knitting Tutorial - How To Bind Off a Double Selvage I-cord Edge. You are so clever to come up with these helpful tips. Now I finally had a project in the round, remembered your tutorial and wanted to give it a try. It is terrific and the presentation also. August is a difficult month to try and order yarn. Thanks! I read all of your lovely comments from last week, and I'll tell you, I had the best day I've had in a long time. Thanks in advance!!!! It looked great. I'm using the needles that are connected by a cord. This is wonderful! I’d imagine, Evol, you could actually do it either way and see which you find more invisible and better for your knitting style. Thank you SO much for being kind enough to share it with us! I’m excited you’re looking forward to the ebook. Every single time you're binding off in the round, use this trick to make the join completely disappear.No one will be able to tell where you started and where you stopped! Mar 17, 2019 - Binding Off in the Round - Learn how to do a traditional knitting bind off in the round so the end of the bind of is neat and there is no "stair step". I was astonished and delighted to see this bind off technique…thank you! If you are doing a pattern that specifically tells you, finish round number whatever bind off then it is pretty easy. I really like this in-the-round bindoff trick, and use it all the time…it does make an invisible bindoff. Susan. Watch this video to learn to properly count your stitches and expertly shape garments. Binding off is one of the most common ways to end a project but that's not the only time to use this technique. I wonder if this would work to make the cast on invisible too?! I’ve always done various weaving-in tricks to conceal the end of the bind-off with varying degrees of success. It also gives you some tail with which to snuggy up the join and for weaving in the end. Thank you so much. I usually go in several directions as well – down and then back up on another rib. Great info, as always.? Pull the needle so the loop gets bigger – about 8″ long. Now I will be referring her to your site since your photos are so clear along with detailed steps. If you are binding off in the round, you will need to work the setup rows in the round. If so what alterations need to be made to complete this technique in the round? Invisible!. Now, because of your easy and clear instructions, I can go ahead and make the cowl with confidence that the finish will look great. I thought there might be a trick to eliminate the raised last stitch. Love your tips – especially this latest one. I ended up modifying the dataset to round the value when it was coming in and then using: Text="{Binding Path=ProgressIndex, Mode=OneWay, StringFormat={}{0}%}" – jasonk Sep 7 '10 at 21:35 The string format should be "N2", the format specifier (letter) needs to come first. Hi Liat! - Creative Knitting Newsletter - July 18, 2014 - Vol. In process of making Tiny Owl Knits heart felt rings for our son’s wedding. I love working in the round and this tip will definitely get used. Rachelle, now I am wondering too! Seamless bind-off in the round . It is great fun and much easier to do than most people think. Looking forward to the new ebook. How to Make a Yarn Over between a Purl and…, How to Create the Stockinette Stich in Knitting, Knitting Basics: The Thumb or E-Loop Cast-on. I’m so happy to read your comment. Thanks!! You should make your loop about eight inches long. This bind-off method also is known as Casting on cast off, or Outline stitch bind-off by Elizabeth Zimmerman. In the ebook I teach 10 GREAT methods for stretchy ribbed bind-offs – for both 1×1 and 2×2 rib. It adds stability to the edge but is still flexible enough that it can be done on a neckline. I actually wasn’t aware of Cat Bordhi’s video on this. Binding off the i-cord is not much different as binding off in pattern any other stitch, but let me walk you through this visually, so you can have a better idea. Binding off in the round. Looks great and I can’t wait to try it myself. I have done something similar, but doesn’t always come out perfect.. can’t wait to try this!!!! That is a wonderful way to bind off. I was just finishing another cowl knit in the round, and I realized that I haven’t shown you how I like to finish my bind off. I’m glad I helped you with weaving in the ends. View fullsize . Hi Liat, first and foremost, thank you for all of your tips! This is such an amazing tip. Poke the needle through and to the back. Being a new knitter and self-taught, I depend heavily on You Tube video’s. This is awesome! This is such a great improvement is the cast off process. Is the loop passed over the last cast on stitch or the last cast on stitch passed over the loop? Liat, I am anxious to see this when you get it on your website. When projects are knitted in the round, it can be challenging to finish the cast-on and bind-off edges so that the jog, or gap, between the first and last stitches is minimized. I too had trouble finding my ends to rip my work out and found that if I left the end a smidgeon longer than I usually did, the first washing/wearing usually took care of that offending end. Silly me! View fullsize . So simple. Thank you for sharing! I love top down patterns, but then have to be careful when binding off. Awww, that’s great news! I don't know if this makes sense and hopefully someone can hep me! Have tried to do this myself and love you have figured it out! How to Bind Off When Knitting in the Round :^) Thanks again. Goes to show you that good ideas float in the ether waiting to be discovered. Pull the needle through and snug up the yarn so that this connector stitch is the same size as the surrounding bound-off stitches. Hello Liat and all knitting compatriots! Bind off round. Let me know how it works for you. I love your videos. Between vacations and fiber festivals it can take quite a few emails to get the designers their yarn. This is such a great hint and solution! Thanks for your helpful hints and techniques. It's also used to help shape your project. It leaves a little noticeable area where it does not completely form a neat row of stitches all the way around. THANK YOU!!! Yay! These tips and techniques you share make such a HUGE difference! Can’t wait to use this on my next pair of socks! You encourage me to try to keep finding more wonderful tips and putting together great tutorials to guide you on your knitting journey. 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