with Kyle Kunnecke
Online Class

Introduction to Stranded Knitting

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Overview

Are you left stranded looking for the perfect way to learn colorwork knitting? This class unlocks the secrets of stranded knitting, sharing the ins and out of colorwork with designer, author and instructor Kyle Kunnecke. You'll get an overview of color theory (including tips for choosing the best color combos), the basic techniques for stranded knitting, tips on how to easily read charts, and an overview of locked floats so there are no more loose strands to catch on the back of your fabric!

Details

  • intermediate
  • 9 episodes
  • 1h25m

Included in this Class

1. Introduction
1m

1. Introduction

In this course, you'll learn the all techniques you need to knit stranded colorwork. Review color theory, cover chart reading, knit with two yarns at once, and master the useful technique of locking your floats.

2. Color Theory
10m

2. Color Theory

Learn basic color theory principles that will help you choose the best yarn for your stranded knitting projects. Or for any color project, for that matter.

3. Stranding Basics
20m

3. Stranding Basics

In this lesson, learn the basics of managing two yarns at once, maintaining good tension and how to swatch stranded knitting flat and in the round.

1. Introduction

1. Introduction

2. Color Theory

2. Color Theory

3. Stranding Basics

3. Stranding Basics

4. Reading a Chart

4. Reading a Chart

5. Locked Floats Intro

5. Locked Floats Intro

6. Right Side: Locking CC

6. Right Side: Locking CC

7. Wrong Side: Locking CC

7. Wrong Side: Locking CC

8. Right Side: Locking MC

8. Right Side: Locking MC

9. Wrong Side: Locking MC & Conclusion

9. Wrong Side: Locking MC & Conclusion

Recommended with this class

    • Yarn in contrasting colors for practicing techniques
    • Needles in an appropriate size for your yarn