with Fiona Ellis
Online Class

Mastering Cable Design

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Overview

Fiona puts a new twist on deciphering cable abbreviations while teaching you basic cable crosses, rest rows and how to creatively combine these knit design elements. She'll also offer tips on where to find cable design inspiration and how to enhance your garments with I-cord embellishments. As you move on, you'll learn about diamond and doughnut shapes, adding and subtracting individual cables, playing with negative space and creating different cable angles. Plus, you'll also learn to mix and match elements from existing cable designs to make them your own.

Details

  • advanced
  • 9 episodes
  • 1h49m

Included in this Class

1. Introduction
10m

1. Introduction

Meet your instructor, Fiona, who will diagnose baggy stitch syndrome and get you off to the right start.

2. What Is a Cable?
17m

2. What Is a Cable?

Meet the building blocks of cable knitting: basic crosses, cable abbreviations, rest rows and how to combine them all with Fiona's expert instruction.

3. Generating Ideas Using I-Cord
10m

3. Generating Ideas Using I-Cord

Fiona will teach you to make an I-Cord. This versatile knitted rope is perfect for laying out designs.

1. Introduction

1. Introduction

2. What Is a Cable?

2. What Is a Cable?

3. Generating Ideas Using I-Cord

3. Generating Ideas Using I-Cord

4. Generating Ideas From Charts

4. Generating Ideas From Charts

5. Generating Ideas From Images

5. Generating Ideas From Images

6. Cable Angles & Negative Space

6. Cable Angles & Negative Space

7. Charting & Symbols

7. Charting & Symbols

8. Garment Planning

8. Garment Planning

9. Additional Design Elements

9. Additional Design Elements