How do you French knit with cardboard?

How do you French knit a toilet paper roll?

Drop the end of your yarn down the centre of the cardboard roll, letting a 4-5 inch tail hang out the bottom. Keep a gentle hold on this tail of yarn as you begin to cast on your stitches. Nudge the yarn down to the bottom of the stick and start knitting!

What is tube knitting?

Spool knitting, corking, French knitting or tomboy knitting is a form of knitting that uses a spool with a number of nails around the rim to produce a narrow tube of fabric. The spool knitting devices are called knitting spools, knitting nancys, or French knitters.

How do I make my own knitting Nancy?

How to make the French Knitting Nancy:

  1. Decorate your toilet roll first if you like. …
  2. Glue the 4 lollipop sticks vertically around the toilet roll, leaving about 2cm of lolly stick sticking out above the toilet roll.
  3. Wrap some decorative washi tape around the top and bottom of the roll to secure.

What does French knitting look like?

What is French knitting? French knitting (also known as Spool knitting or corking) is the making of long tubes of knitting by winding yarn around a spool. By winding the yarn repeatedly in circles around 4 pins at the top of the spool, a long thin knitted cord is created.

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