Easy in-the-round knitting with bold chevrons will yield you a colorful accessory that is perfect for topping off your cool weather outfits. This cowl is knit in the round, using a provisional cast on, and the two ends are grafted together.

The magic loop method for circular knitting one of my favorite skills to teach. Not only is it easy to master, but it can actually save time and money, and perhaps even help you get a better fit in your hand knitted garments.

Here is a handy illustrated cheat-sheet I made showing how to get started with the magic loop method for circular knitting. I print this and give it to my stu…