Description: This is a one session workshop that will teach you 5 of the most useful bind-off techniques beyond the basic method. Each technique was selected to coordinate with the cast-on methods presented in the Cast-on workshop
Saturday, 9AM - 12PM
Instructor: Dolly Quinn
Techniques/Skills Learned: Learn to choose bind-off methods that coordinate, in appearance, with cast-on techniques.
Skill Level: Advanced Beginner - Can knit, purl, cast on and bind off. Confident with knitting basics and ready to go to the next level.
Prerequisites for Class: Must be confident with at least one basic bind-off method.
Materials Needed for Class:
5 swatches (see homework) worked with worsted weight yarn.
Size US 7 or US8, 24-29" circulars or straight needles
Knit 5 swatches as follows:
Cast-on 30 sts for each.
Then work 10 rows in the following patterns:
3 swatches in stockinette - *knit 1 row, purl 1 row*, repeat.1 swatch in garter - knit stitch of every row.
1 swatch in ribbing - *k1, p1*, repeat to end.
Leave live stitches, of garter stitch swatch, on needles.
Place live stitches of 4 remaining swatches on waste yarn or stitch holders.
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