This is the only optional video available for the Bond knitting machines. A regular instructional video comes packed with each Ultimate Sweater Machine, but is not available separately.

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    Learn how to make your first sweater from start to finish with the Making Your First Sweater VHS video.

    Join Sweater Machine teacher, Cari Clement, as she guides you through making your first sweater. You will learn everything you need for making this and many more personally created garments.

    The one-hour VHS video takes you step-by-step through:


    * special tips and alternatives for doing ribbing

    * tips for faster increases and decreases

    * preparing your yarn for faster knitting

    * knitting a gauge swatch

    * marking for sleeves

    * shaping the neckline the fast and easy way

    * picking up stitches for a perfect edge

    * using waste yarn

    * joining the shoulders right on the machine

    * doing the perfect neckline ribbing

    * knitting the sleeves right on to the sweater

    * decreasing stitches for the ribbing

    * sewing together including doing an invisible seam

    * plus many previously unpublished hints and tips



    You can make any size sweater by selecting one of the many sizes in the multi-sized printed pattern that comes with the video.


    As a bonus, the video also gives you special hints and tips for especially easy knitting—from the pros who've been knitting on the Sweater Machine for years.