What you will do
3 hour class
About the Class
Unleash all your creative potential (and that of your knitting machine too!), with this advanced knitting machine class. You’ll learn beading, cables, shaping and much more.
In this class, you’ll:
Learn various techniques including holding/short row knitting, cables, beading, ribbing and lace carriage
Holding & Short Row Knitting: Here, you’ll learn how to use the holding buttons on the knitting carriage to develop three-dimensional knit structures, volume, shapes and techniques in your work. You’ll experiment with various yarns, colours and structures.
Cables: You’ll learn to use a double or triple prong transfer tool to cross stitches for cables.
Shaping: You’ll learn how to use the single and double transfer tool to increase and decrease stitches to create shaping.
Lace carriage: Practice using the lace carriage to transfer stitches onto needles for lace punchcard patterns
- Beading: You’ll learn how to add beads into your work on the knitting machine using a latch tool. Become confident with combining beading with cables or other techniques to create beaded knitted fabrics.
Suitable for: Those who have a good grounding in intermediate knitting skills and who want to take their skills to the next level
Select a class time
None of the dates work for you? Let the host know and you will be notified when new dates are added.
You will only receive an email from us if new dates are added for this class, you will not receive any marketing emails, and that's a promise!
Did you know?
We ensure quality. If your class doesn't reach your expectations, we'll give your money back.
This is a Flexitime class, which means the teacher can run this class around your schedule.
Time & Location
Select a date and location you want and your teacher will get back to you to confirm their availability.
About your host, Knithub 24
Knithub 24 is a knitting school and knitwear design studio, based in central London.
They're passionate about teaching knitting and crochet, and in particular machine knitting. Their tutors are the best in the business and many are fashion and textile graduates from famous universities such as Central Saint Martins.
Knithub 24 also teaches fashion management classes. If you're looking to start a fashion business but don't know where to begin, they have just the thing for you. They can show you how to set up a business, how to protect your ideas and products and how to get them to market.
Whether you're a knitting enthusiast, looking for a new hobby, a fashion student or graduate or a knitting professional, they've got a class for you. They cater for all levels and abilities.
The Knithub 24 studio is in Islington, a 7 minute walk from Angel tube station. They have a fully equipped studio with everything you'll need.
And if you love love love yarn, then come and visit their yarn store! They stock cottons, cashmeres, lurex, fancy yarns and much more. They're suitable for hand knitting, crochet and machine knitting. They also stock a selection of upcycled yarns.
Visit the website to find out more at www.knithub24.com or search for knithub24 on Instagram or Facebook.
They look forward to seeing you!
Machines used: Brother Domestic Knitting Machines, Model KH836 & KH881 Yarns and Technical Notes: All equipment and yarns will be provided. A set of ‘how to’ notes will be emailed to you after the class. Refreshments: Tea and coffee facilities will be available throughout the class
Flexible cancellation policy
Any class can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.