Learn to professionally assemble your knitwear from the finishing master, Keith Leonard, owner of Knits All Done. In this class, you will use your prepared swatches to learn Keith’s tricks behind five different seams. You will also learn the correct way to pick up stitches across both the top and sides of our knitting. Be amazed as the magic unfolds and walk away with the proficient skills to finish your knitwear professionally for years to come. This class has minimal homework.
Technique Requirements: knit/purl, cast on/bind off
Swatch 1: (Please make two) With a light colored worsted weight yarn and US # 7 or 8 knitting needle, cast on 14 stitches and work in garter stitch (knit every row) for 4 inches. Bind off all stitches. Swatch 2: (Please make 2) With a light colored worsted weight yarn and US #7 or #8 knitting needle, cast on 16 stitches and work in stockinet stitch (Row 1: Knit, Row 2: Purl) for 4 inches. Bind off all stitches.
Materials: Darning Needle Scissors Worsted Weight Yarn 1 Pair US size 7 Straight or Circular Knitting Needles