Face the rear for MORE than a year! Toddlers' necks are safest in a rear facing carseat
s - JW writing wifey to j (11/03) and mommy to s (10/04), l (8/08), j (8/09), and little s (12/12)
Fat kneedles (size 10-12) are best, along with a smooth higher ply yarn in a lighter color.
I say go for it! Just go easy though, and make it fun.
I agree, chunkier needles with "good" yarn will help. Also encourage her to try different ways to hold the yarn & needles. Even though Granma knit English, I ended up knitting Continental.
My family of 3 (plus pup) Indigo (Aimee), Rob (dp), Ryne (ds) & Phebe (dog), plus my BIL's family of 3.
"The best way to predict the future is to invent it." - Alan Kay
Me , DH married 24 yrs.,DD #1 (89), DD #2 (91), DD #3 (05), and DD #4 (6/11/11)
I teach my entire kindergarten class to finger knit. There's a tutorial on knitty that's pretty cute and that's the technique I use. But one-on-one, I think true knitting is possible!
momma to 8 yr old dd. Furmom to our menagerie: 2 , 1, 2 , 2 , and 1 silly rabbit.