Thursday 02/20/2014, 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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Smorgasbord of Twined Knit Techniques with Laura Farson
Knit a smorgasbord of Swedish twined stitches for this stitch sampler. Master ball winding, traditional twine knit cast-ons, yarn management for color work, twined knitting and purling, jogless intersections, chain path stitch, crook stitch, deep stitch, charts, and a sewn bind-off. Note: Must be familiar with long-tail cast-on and working with 2 circular needles or 4 dpns.
50gm/116yds, light-colored, #2 (sport-weight) yarn; two 3.75mm/US 5 16" or 24" circular needles; 3 stitch markers; and a blunt tapestry needle.
Optional: $1.00 materials fee for winding stick and clips.
Wind yarn into two 1 oz. balls.
Students should be familiar with knitting in the round on two circular needles or 4 dpns and German Twisted Cast on.