Welcome to Learn to Knit: First Scarf course! We are so excited to have you here as you dip your toes into the world of knitting.

In these videos, you’ll learn the very basics of how to start knitting:

If you run into any trouble, we’ve included a troubleshooting video to help and you can always chat with us in the school’s forums or email us at info@sweetgeorgiayarns.com We are here to help and support on your fibre arts journey!

You’re going to make your first scarf! Right here, with this simple one worked only in the knit stitch, you’ll end up with a garter stitch scarf to be proud of.

Get the pattern here »


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  • 2 skeins SweetGeorgia Yarns Superwash Worsted in Beach House (200 yd / 183 m per 4 oz / 115 g skein; 100% Superwash Merino). The colour listed is what was used in the sample pictured. Feel free to choose your favourite colour.


  • Size 7 US / 4.5 mm needle
  • Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
  • Yarn needle


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About Instructor

Tabetha Hedrick

Tabetha Hedrick, Design Director for SweetGeorgia Yarns, lives by the belief that joy comes when fully participating in the present moment. And that joy is ever so easy to find when immersed in the world of fibre! When not knitting, writing, editing, or researching, she fills the time raising two girls, two dogs, and one husband in Tennessee.

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Course Includes

  • 9 Lessons
  • Course Certificate