What is steeking? Steeking is cutting your knitting, and it is a particularly useful technique when knitting colourwork. Using this technique you knit a sweater in the round as though it were a pullover, then ‘steek it’, cutting it up the front, it to create a cardigan.
I know I know, steeking is super scary. Every knitters greatest fear realized: cut knitting!Armed with some steeking knowledge you will be just fine. Let’s get started!