Professional Finishing Techniques

Professional Finishing Techniques

Learn the finishing techniques needed to give your hand knitted garments a professional finish. This workshop will cover tension, using the correct cast on for the project, shping techniques, professional button holes, picking up stitches, short row shaping, three needle cast off, using mattress stitch for seams and blocking and pressing. Participants need to bring 4 stocking stitch swatches approx. 10cm X 10cm, three 4mm needles (a pair and a spare), a sewing up needle.

Details

Category:
Workshop
Subject:
Knitting
Type:
Instore
Tutor: Melanie Boocock
Contact Phone: 441756700946
Location:
Samuel Taylor, 
Embsay Mills, 
Embsay, Skipton  BD23 6QF 
United Kingdom 
Wednesday, 4 June, 2014 - 10:30 - 16:00