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Workshop: Steeking in Knitting

In knitting, steeking is a shortcut used to knit garments such as sweaters in the round without interruption for openings or sleeves until the end. After completing a tube, a straight line is cut along […]

Mar, 10

Workshop: Brioche Knitting

Brioche knitting is a very versatile technique that in it’s simplest form, may be worked quite easily without the knitter really being aware that they are using such a fantastic method. It creates a fabric […]

Jan, 11

Workshop: Learn to Crochet

This workshop is aimed at those who wish to learn to crochet, or even to refresh skills that may have been forgotten. It will teach how to hold the hook and yarn, as well as […]

Jan, 11

Workshop: Knitting With Texture

The last few winter seasons have seen a huge resurgence of traditional techniques within knitted garments and patterns. Cable, twist and texture stitches are the key to creating these fabrics and this workshop looks into […]

Oct, 08

Workshop: Professional Finishing Techniques

How a garment is put together can make a huge difference to the overall finished look of it. Just because your garment is hand-made, it doesn’t mean that is how it has to look! This […]

Sep, 20

Workshop: Socks

Knitting a sock has many levels of expertise and for this reason can excite or scare knitters. The increase in many coloured sock yarns has meant that many have caught the intrigue of knitting socks. […]

Aug, 24

Workshop: Professional Finishing Techniques

How a garment is put together can make a huge difference to the overall finished look of it. Just because your garment is hand-made, it doesn’t mean that is how it has to look! This […]

Apr, 03

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