finishing techniques

Finishing Techniques with Julia Billings

Sunday 23 February 1:30pm – 4:30pm

Book tickets

In this 3-hour class, learn the essential skills for putting together your hand-knitted garments, such as seaming (including easy shoulder seams using short-rows and three-needle cast-off), easing the various pieces to fit, grafting, weaving in ends, blocking, sewing on buttons and more.

Skill level: intermediate.

Casting on and off, knit and purl, increasing and decreasing, reading a pattern.

What do participants need to bring:

  • 4 x 10cm swatches (2 garter and 2 stocking stitch) on stitch holders
  • needles
  • yarn
  • darning or sewing up needle