A beautiful and successful project always comes down to the details! In this class, students will learn techniques used in New Lace Knitting (Interweave, 2015) projects, plus others, including: Kitchener cast on and bind off, provisional crochet cast on to knitting needle, 3-needle bind off, i-cord bind off, knitted on lace edging bind off, grafting, picking up stitches, Russian join, spit splice, joining top of shoulder seams invisibly, and placing beads with a crochet hook. We’ll be swatching all of the different techniques.
Technique Requirements: Knit/purl; cast on/bind off; increase/decrease; working in the round; beginner lace; chart reading; have knit a few accessories
Supplies for Class:
Fingering-weight yarn; knitting needles in US sizes 4, 5, and 6; about 10 size 6/0 seed beads, size 8 steel crochet hook to fit through beads.