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Machine Knitting: Hand-Manipulated Stitches

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Get a handle on hand-manipulated stitches.

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What You Get

  • 6 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Downloadable class resources, including printable reference guides, sampler patterns and charts
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers to student questions from instructor Susan Guagliumi

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Class Overview

Broaden your machine knitting know-how and unleash your creative potential! Join longtime instructor Susan Guagliumi and discover how to customize your knits with high-end texture and colorwork using hand-manipulated stitches.

Lesson Breakdown

1. Crossing Cables
Meet Susan Guagliumi and start class by learning to create basic cables using two transfer tools. You'll see how to cross your cables, and how to manage stitches along the sides of your cables for added definition and more elaborate-looking motifs.
2. Short Row Intarsia & Knitted Gores
3. Bold Textures & 3-D Effects
4. Structure & Embellishments
5. Traveling Stitches
6. Dynamic Designs With Openwork

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Taught by

Susan Guagliumi
Susan Guagliumi
In Susan Guagliumi's 25+ year career in the machine knitting industry, she's represented three well-known knitting machine companies. Most recently, she acted as education director for Studio by White Knitting Machines. During those years, Susan oversaw all dealer education, consumer publications, videos and workshops. As a designer, her garment patterns and technical articles have appeared in machine knitting magazines such as Machine Knitters’ Source and hand knitting magazines such as Vogue Knitting. Susan is also the author of the ever-popular reference book Hand-Manipulated Stitches for Machine Knitters.

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