How do you hide the end of knitting?
- Start with the wrong side facing you.
- Thread your sewing needle with the yarn tail.
- Insert the needle and yarn under the two strands at the back of your stitches.
- Repeat this for a few stitches.
- Move down a row and work back in the opposite direction to secure your yarn tail.
- Cut the yarn.
Do you need to block knitting after every wash?
Just careful attention to straightening seams and edges, gentle prods and pinches to keep cables and other details aligned while drying flat is all the blocking that most garments need – which is coincidentally what you do after laundering. So, yes, they do need to be reblocked after laundering.
Should you block knitting before seaming?
Always block your finished pieces before seaming. By flattening and setting the shape of your pieces, you will be able to more easily line up your stitches to seam them together. The fiber content of the yarn and the stitch pattern of your knitting will often determine how you block your finished pieces.
How do you weave in ends in double knitting?
To secure the ends of a yarn change while double knitting, tie the ends together (gasp! yes, tie them together) in a sturdy knot, right at the base of a knit stitch. You’re usually told not to tie yarn ends because knots are visible on the wrong side and can often be felt through the garment.