Our Dumpling Bag Zoom + Knits covered just about everything with live tutorials, Q and A’s, and show-and-tells. We also got to know each other bit and had some wonderful conversations! Enjoy the recordings of our calls below anytime, and note that under each video we list the time stamps where we explain different techniques, so you can skip ahead if you want! If you haven’t started your Dumpling Bag yet, get the free pattern and cast on with Blackbird Linen. You created so many inspiring bags during our Dumpling Bag Knit-Along… Take a look for tons of inspiration!

Part 1

TIME STAMPS + TUTORIAL LINKS 
(Just click the “Chapters” icon in the lower right corner of the video to skip to any of these topics!)
0:00 Begin
2:30 Introduction
7:51 Provisional Cast-On (English)
14:40 Provisional Cast-On (Continental)
21:57 and 28:00 Joining working yarn to the scrap yarn
24:32 Joining in the round
25:50 Tips for curling, stitches falling off, winding Blackbird Linen
30:00 Division round
42:56 Working the Straps (Continental)
53:30 Working the Straps (English)
57:55 Using the Provisional Cast-On Stitches
1:04:53 Q+A
1:17:00 Show + Tell
1:25:20 Wrap Up

Part 2

TIME STAMPS + TUTORIAL LINKS 
(Just click the “Chapters” icon in the lower right corner of the video to skip to any of these topics!)
0:00 Begin
2:36 Introductions
6:30 Kitchener Stitch
18:50 Troubleshooting: No two yard tail
21:25 Three-Needle Bind Off
31:35 Blocking + Weaving in Ends
37:24 Giveaway Winners Announced!
40:57 Q+A 52:28 Show + Tell
1:05:21 Wrap Up
1:06:23 Sneak peek at our next Knit-Along!

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