Feather and fan is one of the most common lace stitches, composed of simple yos and decreases, and this stitch lends itself to a variety of variations, full of possiblilities for allover fabrics or accent pieces. Unfortunately, the pattern also offers plenty of opportunities for mistakes! In this class, we’ll break down the feather and fan stitch to it’s basic components, learn several variations as well has how to create your own adaptations. We’ll review the most common pitfalls in creating this fabric as well as how to repair any mistakes. Leave class with a folio of new stitches and several scarf and stole patterns.
Technique Requirements: Knit/purl; cast on/bind off; increase/decrease; beginner lace
Supplies for Class:
Smooth, light-colored wool, DK weight. U.S. size 6/4mm or 7/4.5mm needles. Stitch markers.