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Knit Faster With Combination Knitting

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Knitting smooth, even stitches is faster, easier and more comfortable than ever. Fly through knits, purls, ribbing and more with this unique knitting style.

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What You Get

  • 6 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Downloadable class resources, including patterns for a cable and rib half-zip cowl and scarf a reversible herringbone scarf
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers to student questions from instructor Bruce Weinstein
  • Closed captioning available (web only)

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  • Watch on any device anytime.
  • Find downloadable class resources in the class viewer.


What happens when you mix the best techniques from Western and Eastern knitting styles? Combination knitting: A faster way to create beautiful projects without sacrificing quality! Join knitwear designer Bruce Weinstein to tackle the exciting combined style. You'll begin by learning the basics: Determine which side your stitches face and get tips for increasing your stitching speed. Move on to an exciting new way to create knit and purl stitches before seeing how to work three stunning types of ribbing. Next, you'll get tips for evaluating combination-knitting patterns and even create an eye-catching zippered cowl project. Plus, you'll find out how to create elegant shaping with no-slant increases, left- and right-leaning increases, and the coordinating decreases.

Lesson Breakdown

1. How Knitting Works
Meet your instructor, Bruce Weinstein! Class begins with an overview of basic knitting anatomy, as Bruce explains why it's so important to know which way your stitches face. You'll explore this anatomy further using garter stitch, before tackling some practical exercises you can use to increase your knitting speed.
2. Combo Knitting Basics
3. Ribbing
4. Ribbed Cable Cowl Project
5. Increases
6. Decreases

Taught by

Bruce Weinstein
Bruce Weinstein
Bruce Weinstein is a best-selling cookbook author and food writer. He has written more than 25 cookbooks with his partner, Mark Scarbrough, including the Gourmand International Cookbook Award-winner Cooking Know-How. Together they host the podcast Cooking With Bruce and Mark. Bruce is also a contributing editor to Eating Well Magazine, a columnist for Weight Watchers and a regular contributor to Cooking Light, Fine Cooking and The Washington Post.

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