Playing with a knitting loom

I decided to ditch the home-made box frame and buy a knitting frame — which I discovered is called a knitting loom. It’s like a long, narrow racetrack with pegs sticking up.

Close-up of a knitting loom with yarn looped around the pegsThere’s a tool for lifting the lower loop and throwing it off the peg, capturing the upper loop in the process.

The knitting loom is turned over to show knitted fabric emerging from the centreWhen you have tossed enough loops off the pegs, a knitted fabric begins to form on the underside of the loom.


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