Tri-Color Stranded Knitting & Other Fair Isle Techniques

Join guest instructor Rachel Barish of Born & Raised Knits and learn to master the two-handed method and conquer all of the stranded knitting patterns on your project list! This workshop covers all the basics of fair isle knitting, including demonstrating one hand and two handed methods of stranded knitting in the round as well as tension control while knitting with three colors in one row. This workshop uses Rachel's Maize Cowl pattern as a guide.

You will need the following supplies:

  • - Three colors of worsted or DK weight yarn (purchase yarn at Wildfiber Studio)
  • - 190 yds of MC
  • - 130 yds of CC1
  • - 130 yds of CC2
  • - US 8 circular needles with a 32 inch cord
  • - Darning needle
  • - Stitch markers

Homework: Before the first day of class, visit Wildfiber Studio to purchase your yarn. Download the Maize Cowl pattern from Ravelry. Cast on and work the first five rounds of the pattern. You'll begin the colorwork in class.

Guest Instructor:  Rachel Barish
Sunday, August 1811:30am – 2:30pm

Collection: Classes, Staff Favorites

Type: Classes

Brand: Wildfiber Studio

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