help with knit stitch

by buffy

I am knitting wrist warmers for my mom using knit stitch. But in the middle of knitting it, I accidentally tore the yarn:(.

My question is do I have to tie the yarn together again and get an ugly knot in the middle of my work or is there another way to "tie " the yarns together??? Please help me:(

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Feb 06, 2012
help with knit stitch NEW
by: Jen Tavernier

hi Buffy, if you do tie it together, use a square knot. You can always weave the ends end, and it won't really be niticable at all. Don't try and cut the tails off short, if the knot coes come undone, you will end up with that area unraveling!

Now - there is a thing called the 'Russian join' - wher you are twisting the yarn into itself and the other piece. you can find that on youtube vid - yarn+russian join. OR!
There are some links below - the Facebook one has interactive 24 hours people on there who do everything looms - and we have all the links -check them out, and good luck with the wristers! Jen
Hi There, Here are some more loom links for you, also!

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Come join us on our Facebook group,
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this site belongs to Bethany Dailey - tons of free patterns and all things loomy! She also has a yahoo group that has some amazing things in it! Please check it out. She is on the FB loom group all the time, and responds quickly!

Here is Kristen at GoodKnitStitches (2) this is her blogspot, and below that her video channel
This is Kristen's youtube channel. She makes amazing videos, most on the KKs, but also Martha Stewart loom, etc. Tons of how-tos, and she has an amazing stitch (vid) directory, Starts at the beginning KKs round and longloom, and then goes way beyond, all in full color!It is loomilicious! Tons of patterns also! -

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