Online class with Shirley Paden

Handknit Garment Design

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Shirley Paden, author of "Knitwear Design Workshop," brings her concepts to Craftsy! Learn her comprehensive yet simple process for beautiful fabric and knitwear.

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Shirley Paden (<a href="http://shirleypaden.com/" target="_new">shirleypaden.com) is an internationally recognized designer whose work has appeared in...Read more

Lessons (12)

Meet Shirley Paden
1. Meet Shirley Paden
Meet your instructor, renowned knitwear designer Shirley Paden, and learn more about the class.
5min
The Design Thought Process
2. The Design Thought Process
Shirley discusses what you should consider in planning your garment, including fiber and stitch types, the importance of swatching and creating a sche...Read more
11min
The Fabric Selection Process
3. The Fabric Selection Process
Your fiber and stitch pattern should reflect your goals for the garment. Shirley shares a variety of examples.
11min
Taking Measurements
4. Taking Measurements
Accurate measurements ensure the perfect fit. See how Shirley takes horizontal and vertical measurements of shoulders, bust, arms and more.
17min
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Taught by

Shirley Paden (<a href="http://shirleypaden.com/" target="_new">shirleypaden.com) is an internationally recognized designer whose work has appeared in...Read more

What you'll make

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