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with Faina Goberstein
Online Class

Slip-Stitch Colorwork: Mosaic & Beyond

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Overview

Unlock a world of creative mosaic knitting possibilities and much more with a single method! Join popular designer and instructor Faina Goberstein and learn how to use slip-stitch knitting patterns to create dynamic colorwork and textural treats. First, Faina will guide you through charts and patterns, familiarizing you with the symbols and instructions. Then, you'll work easy, double-sided ribbing and a playful checker pattern, before moving on to gorgeous stitches that weave their way through your fabric. Once you've got those down, Faina will introduce you to coveted mosaic knitting and teach you how to create the lace-like tuck stitch. Plus, you'll find out how to knit gorgeous faux cables, breathtaking honeycomb stitch and combine slip-stitches with other stitches to create your own unique patterns.

Details

  • intermediate
  • 7 episodes
  • 3h11m

Included in this Class

1. Getting Started With Slipped Stitches
32m

1. Getting Started With Slipped Stitches

Meet designer and passionate knitter Faina Goberstein and start learning about slip stitches' gorgeous textures and color patterning. Faina shows the best way to slip stitches, shares tips for a tidy selvage edge and demonstrates a clever way to make and measure a gauge swatch.

2. Understanding Patterns
22m

2. Understanding Patterns

Whether you prefer to work from written instructions or charts, Faina's got you covered. Learn essential chart symbols and how to interpret the pattern instructions, including following stitch repeats and adding edge stitches for balance.

3. Traditional Patterns
27m

3. Traditional Patterns

Begin your slip-stitch knitting with a traditional stitch pattern in a single color, creating what looks like an elaborate rib that couldn't be easier to knit. And it looks great from both sides! Add a second color to make a playful check pattern. Faina shows you how.

Recommended with this class

  • Worsted-weight yarn and appropriately sized needles for practicing