Arm Knitting: Make a Throw Blanket
Beginner | 42 min 51 sec
Who doesn’t love cuddling under a big squishy throw blanket on a cold winter night? Learn how to make your very own oversized garter stitch throw – no knitting experience required. In this beginner friendly class, arm-knitting expert Anne Weil shows you every step of construction, from cast on to bind off. Since you’ll be using your arms instead of knitting needles, all you need is yarn to get started.
Here’s what you’ll need:
  • 6 skeins of Cascade Magnum (super bulky 100% wool; 250g/123 yards per skein)
  • Cardboard gift wrap tube (or a broomstick)
  • Scissors
Learn how to:
  • Cast on and bind off
  • Arm knit with the basics and purling
  • Put your stitches on hold
  • Join in new balls of yarn
  • Weave in your ends
What you’ll get:
  • Learn how to make a cozy throw blanket by arm knitting
  • 5 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Detailed supply list
  • Step-by-step instruction by expert instructor Anne Weil
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions and interact with other students 
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Class Reviews
296 users recommended this class to a friend
Ashley Fore
instructor -- rates a 10 all the way
November 11, 2022
Jenna Bates
Love how Anne teaches. She takes the time to adequately explain everything that you need to know to be successful and produce a beautiful arm-stitched blanket!
More than 3 months ago
Shanna Eugenio
I’ve been looking for a good, well explained, clear and easy to understand video tutorial on how to do this properly. I love the fact that she doesn’t use the bulkiest possible yarn she can find, it makes for a much nicer appearance in my opinion.
More than 3 months ago