Tension is important in knitting.
If making a garment and the knitting is too loose then the finished garment will be too big, or if it’s too tight then the garment will come out too small. 182 more words
You’ll be pleased to know that there are no definite rules here. You can, thankfully, do pretty much whatever feels most comfortable. The only important points are that you have one needle in each hand, the points of the needles are facing each other and you try to keep your hands relaxed. 107 more words