Finishing Techniques with Julia Billings
Sunday 23 February 1:30pm – 4:30pm
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
- darning or sewing up needle