Online class with Susan Guagliumi

Machine Knitting: Essential Techniques

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Tackle essential skills for your knitting machine. Learn to cast on, check tension, create shaping, work fun stitches, troubleshoot and more.

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In Susan Guagliumi's 25+ year career in the machine knitting industry, she's represented three well-known knitting machine companies. Most recently, s...Read more

Lessons (7)

Understanding Your Knitting Machine
1. Understanding Your Knitting Machine
Meet Susan Guagliumi and learn how knitting machines work, the gauges of yarn they use and some of the differences across brands and types. With an un...Read more
17min
Casting On & Starting to Knit
2. Casting On & Starting to Knit
Waste yarn holds your live stitches until you're ready to pick them up to graft or add elements such as cuffs or neckbands. Susan shows how to use was...Read more
19min
Basic Shaping & Binding Off
3. Basic Shaping & Binding Off
Using your machine's transfer tools, you'll be able to manipulate stitches to create increases and decreases for shaping garments. Susan demonstrates ...Read more
23min
Shaping With Short Rows
4. Shaping With Short Rows
Learn how to use needles in the hold and nonworking positions for shaping with short rows. You'll be able to achieve a smooth angle on shoulder seams ...Read more
24min
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In Susan Guagliumi's 25+ year career in the machine knitting industry, she's represented three well-known knitting machine companies. Most recently, s...Read more

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