Understanding Knitting Gauge
Beginner | 9 min 13 sec
Understanding Knitting Gauge
Taught by Debbie Stoller
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Gauge is a critical concept in knitting – it’s the number of stitches in one inch of fabric so it determines the size of your finished project. Every knitter knits differently so your gauge will be different depending on the yarn, needle size and whether you knit tight or loosely. Debbie demystifies gauge here and shows you how to knit a gauge swatch, how to measure your gauge and what to do if you don’t get the gauge that the pattern calls for.
Learn how to:
  • Understand knitting gauge
  • Knit a gauge swatch
  • Measure gauge
  • Use alternative gauges

What you’ll get:
  • An easy-to-follow lesson on how to understand knitting gauge
  • HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Itemized supply list
  • Step-by-step expert instruction from knitting expert Debbie Stoller
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions and interact with other students
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Understanding Knitting Gauge Reviews
301 users recommended this class to a friend
Ros Coffman
I'm new into knitting, so it's nice to know this info
April 30, 2024
kathy tenzer
I have never really understood how to check gauge and this was a very clear and straightforward explanation
More than 3 months ago
barbara rodriguez
this was interesting
More than 3 months ago