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No skill required
Basic Know basic stitches (knit, purl or single crochet, double crochet).
Easy You should know the basics, how to increase and decrease, and have made at least one project.
Intermediate You should have worked with a few stitch patterns and should be familiar wtih basic garment shaping.
Advanced You should have made several garments in various stitch patters and should comfortable making minor changes to patterns. Advanced is fun and challenging for thinking knitters.
Years of working in the garment industry sharpened Jean's skills in knits and designs. Her attention to designer fit details and to knitted fabric textures and color delivers garments that have high interest and style. Jean now teaches, knits and designs. She is the author of Jean Frost Jackets, Custom Knit Jackets and her new book, Stitches for Tailored Knits.
STITCHES East 2012 Classes
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Thursday 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 11:00 am CANCELED
220-6 Intermediate Lining Ã la Chanel
Coco Chanel developed a special way to line her beautiful jackets. You
will learn these lining techniques step by step. You will leave the
class with the skills needed to line jackets in this manner. A lined
jacket is a masterpiece and a joy to wear. Learn how to assemble, sew in
a lining, and finish a jacket in the same manner in which Chanel
couture garments are made. Get hands-on experience in lining and
finishing your jacket like a pro!
Note: For your planning purposes class begins on Saturday afternoon and continues on Sunday morning
Saturday 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
634-3 Advanced Amazing Couture Stitches
One of the unique things about couture clothing is the fabric. In this class we will work with some little-known knitted stitch patterns to produce amazing textures using ordinary yarns. By manipulating the stitches and combining yarns and colors, wonderful fabrics come to life. With these stitches, you can turn a simple garment into a masterpiece.