September 10, 17, 24, October 1, 8
The Ranunculus sweater has been one of the most popular sweaters ever on Ravelry. Knitters everywhere are knitting this one and for good reason. This sweater is fabulous!! It has been knit with so many different fibre weights and textures to produce truly a one of a kind garment. It’s an easy top down construction that uses some simple lace to add stylish detail .
In the class you will learn the basics of top down construction of a sweater knit in the round. We will discuss the importance of gauge and swatching and special characteristics of different fibres and weights for the style and drape of the garment. You will also learn basic techniques such as lifted increases, simple short rows, picking up stitches, I-cord bind off, binding off in pattern , and the importance of stitch and row markers This class will also teach you how to
knit a few simple lace and texture stitches in the round. The pattern offers different neckline and sleeve options that will allow you to customize your garment. This is a gorgeous sweater, you will not want to miss this one!
Instructor: Chris Campbell
Suggested needle size: 6mm