Friday, November 3, 2017, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM


Session Type:

3-Hour Class

Skill Level:

All Levels Welcome


Deborah Newton


Design, Tips & Techniques

Class Details:

Learn how to take measurements for both body and garments to develop schematic drawings for the best fit. Learn how to use these schematics together as a way to choose patterns and sizes. Learn the best way to analyze a pattern and adapt it for your own measurements. Learn Deborah’s process for approaching all kinds of projects with fit in mind.

Technique Requirements: Knit/purl; cast on/bind off; increase/decrease; chart reading; have knit a whole garment; have knit a few accessories; basic finishing techniques



Supplies to Bring:

Pencils and markers; eraser; soft tape measure; 5 square to the inch graph/grid paper; calculator. A simple pullover sweater that fits well, manufactured or handknit, preferably a classic fit, not very oversized or very close-fitting.