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Essential Short Row Techniques

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Bring incredible color and shaping to your projects as you conquer multiple methods for knitting short rows!

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What You Get

  • 8 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Downloadable class resources, including 20 pages of short-row charts and swatch instructions for every short-row situation
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers to student questions from instructor Carol Feller
  • Closed captioning available (web only)

How it works

  • Once you purchase, find your class in your class library.
  • Watch on any device anytime.
  • Find downloadable class resources in the class viewer.

Class Overview

From better-fitting garments to three-dimensional effects, there's no shortage of benefits that short row shaping can offer your knits! During this class, designer and instructor Carol Feller will demonstrate a variety of techniques for knitting short rows, including German, Japanese, yarn over, and wrap and turn. Enjoy a comprehensive look at short row shaping as you receive step-by-step instruction for when and why you might use each method. Plus, Carol will show you how to use these techniques to create gorgeous wedge shapes, captivating color patterns and more in any project!

Lesson Breakdown

1. Introduction & Overview
In this brief intro, meet author and knitwear designer Carol Feller and preview the various short row techniques you'll master in this class. You'll be amazed by how short row knitting will open up a whole new world of creative possibilities in your work!
2. German Short Rows
3. Short Rows In the Round
4. Reverse Stockinette
5. Short Rows With Patterns
6. Comparing Methods
7. Creating 2-D Shapes
8. Creating 3-D Shapes

Taught by

Carol Feller
Carol Feller
Carol Feller is a knitwear designer known for dreaming up pieces that are well-shaped, flattering to wear and fun to knit. Her expertise at combining classic and contemporary elements has earned her a spot at the forefront of the seamless sweater movement, while her detailed, approachable instruction has given many knitters the tools they need to reach their goals. You can find her patterns in a wide variety of respected knitting magazines and in her newest book Short Row Knits (Potter Craft, September 2015).

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