Why knit in the round? Circular needles and doublepointed needles allow you to knit an huge variety of patterns including scarves, cowls, shawls, gloves, mittens, hats, caps, bags, sweaters, cardigans and so much more - with no assembly required! Designs for knitting in the round can be made in a single piece decorative patterns won't be interrupted by seams and it's easy to check your increases, decreases and sizing. Includes a techniques section specifically for newcomers to knitting in the round. Beginners can master circular needles in no time, and experienced knitters have 25 delightfully seamless designs to try.