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5061
Saturday 02/24/2018, 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm


Skill Level
Easy

Class Hours
3

Categories
*Knitting Color, Creativity Special techniques Tips & hints


Teacher
Harry Wells

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Stunning Colorwork the Easy Way: Knit one Below with Harry Wells
Want amazing looking colorwork without the hassle of stranding or working with multiple colors in a row? You can have it with the Knit One Below technique. It requires knitting with only one color per row. Our focus will be on making vertical stripes easily as we follow step-by-step instructions. We'll start with simple swatches and as time permits, continue with hands-on work in the creation of a hemmed cowl or scarf (flat or tubular).

Supplies
__Three balls (100 grams each) of worsted weight wool yarn in highly contrasting colors—one may be variegated
__4mm/US 6 double point needles (7” or 8” is best) and 4mm/US 6, 24” circular needles.
__double point needles (7” or 8” is best) or 24” circular needles in size you normally use for worsted weight yarn you've chosen
__straight needles in same size
__stitch markers
__waste yarn that is sport or fingering weight or DMC perle cotton
__Knit Chek or ruler
__Knitting Basics: Sharp scissors, Notebook, Pen or pencil with eraser, Stitch markers, Tapestry needles (large and small), Tape measure, Small calculator, Needles and crochet hooks of various sizes

Homework
One 4" x4" stockinette swatch in yarn from supplies list.