with Stephannie Tallent
Online Class

Custom Colorwork Techniques: Mitts

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Overview

Discover how to knit fingerless gloves with gorgeous colorwork designs alongside knitting designer and author Stephannie Tallent. Using a basic pattern, find out how to work repeatable stranded motifs to create a personalized look for your mitts, and any future knitting projects.

Details

  • intermediate
  • 6 episodes
  • 1h43m

Included in this Class

1. Mitten & Chart Basics
14m

1. Mitten & Chart Basics

Meet Stephannie Tallent and start by looking at the basic fingerless mitt template included in your class materials to make sure you're comfortable reading simple charts. If you've worked a project in the round before, you're in the right place!

2. Creating Custom Charts
14m

2. Creating Custom Charts

Take a closer look at customizing charts using different tools, from paper and pencil to spreadsheets and specialized software.

3. Choosing Colors Confidently
23m

3. Choosing Colors Confidently

Get creative with color design principles to discover what combinations work best on small projects. Find out when to use contrasting or harmonious colors and see how fiber choice will affect the look of your mitts.

Recommended with this class

  • Fingering-weight yarn
  • US 1.5 (2.5 mm) knitting needles (your choice of DPNs or circular needles) or size needed to obtain gauge
  • US 1 (2.25 mm) knitting needles or one size smaller than that used for gauge