What you will do
3 hour class
About the Class
Take your machine knitting skills to the next level in this intermediate class. You’ll be buzzing with ideas and full of enthusiasm to try out what you’ve learned with some new knitting projects!
In this class, you’ll:
Learn techniques including E wrapping, fringing, cording, tucking, weaving in and punch-card jacquard
Experiment with different types of yarns from fine, chunky and fancy yarns to create pattern and colour placements
Knit cords which then can be used with other techniques in your work. The cords can be used as a yarn for hand knitting, trims, weaving, knotting, stitching onto other fabrics and materials.
Create your own freehand punchcard design. Here, you’ll learn creative ways to use pattern and texture in your work. You will experiment with punchcard designs for Jacquard/ Fair Isle, Tucking & Slip Stitch and Weaving in techniques. Use various yarns and colours to create different effects and textures your work.
- Create a collection of experimental swatches which can be developed further into your design ideas for fashion, interiors, accessories & trims
Suitable for: Knitters who already have a basic understanding of machine knitting skills, and who want to expand their knowledge
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.