Beginner | 22 min
Create a sweet baby cocoon and matching hat for the baby in your life—no “knitting” required! Fiber artist Michele Muska shows you how to use a round loom to make both projects, and how to craft custom fabric simply by holding two different yarns together. Whether you’ve knit with a loom before or this is your first time, this is a simple, relaxing way to create beautiful gifts for your friends and family.
 
Learn how to:
  • Select different yarns and combine into a ball
  • Cast onto your loom with an e-wrap cast-on
  • Create a split collar
  • Bind off and weave in ends
  • Change yarn colors
  • Tag garments for convenience
What you’ll get:
  • Detailed lessons in using a round loom and instructions for making a sweet baby cocoon and matching hat
  • 5 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Detailed supplies list
  • Step-by-step expert instruction from Michele Muska of Simplicity
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions, and interact with other students

Chapters
Loom Knitting Introduction
00:46
Materials
00:33
Loom Knitting a Cocoon
07:20
07:10
04:15
02:18
Materials
Here’s what you’ll need:
  • 1 skein Red Heart with Love and 1 skein Red Heart Snuggle Bunny; you will need about 110 yards of each for a cocoon and 30 yards of each for a baby hat.  (Note: if you don’t want to double your yarn, use a chunky acrylic yarn)
  • 11 ½” 40-peg round loom by Boye
  • 7 ½” round loom by Boye
  • Loom tool
  • Crochet hook
  • Darning needle
  • Snips or scissors
  • Measuring tape
Discussion
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