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Designing Motifs for Round-yoke Sweaters

$100.00

Cost includes 4 hours of class.

With Connie Peng

Oct 9, 1:00-3:00pm CDT & Oct 10, 1:00-3:00pm CDT

Learn how to design a round-yoke sweater with your own motif designs.

Class sessions will be recorded and remain accessible online to registered students of the class for 14 days following the event.

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Description

Are you itching to design your own round-yoke sweater but don’t know how? Or perhaps you are curious to learn how a round-yoke is designed? This class will help you get started with your very own sweater design.

For knitters who want to learn how to fit motifs into the yoke, this class will provide you with a sweater pattern for you to add in your own motifs, and you will learn about the finer points of fitting motifs into a pattern.

For knitters who want to learn the math aspect of designing round-yoke sweaters, you will learn how to make calculations for a sweater that fits you specifically.

Special skills or knowledge needed to take this class:
1. Must know how to knit in round.
2. Must know how to knit increases and decreases.
3. Must know how to read charts.
4. Preferred prior sweater knitting experience (any type of sweater.)

Supply list
• 2 balls of sport-weight yarn of different colors.
• 3.5mm/US 4 needle (or size to obtain gauge) to swatch in small rounds to obtain gauge of 22 stitches x 28 rounds in stockinette stitch. Note: Stitch gauge is more important than row/round gauge here.
• 4 or more charts you want to work with, it can be your own or from a knitting dictionary (can be colorwork charts, texture stitches, or other singular motifs)
• Graph papers, (you can use the graph paper pages from the class handout as well)
• 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

Additional information

Skill Level

Main Technique

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