The Twigg Stitch (Finished)

  • Skill level: Intermediate
  • Date: Saturday, 26 Sep, 10:30 am – 1:00 pm (1 session, 2.5 hours)
  • Instructor: Cristina Simionovici
  • Cost: $30 + HST

Discover a brand-new technique for creating completely reversible colour work.
The two yarns are knitted at the same time, there are no floats, and the ribbed fabric does not curl at the edges

Techniques covered

You will learn:

  • Twigg stitch for Continental knitters (holding both yarn with the left hand)
  • Twigg stitch for English knitters (holding both yarns with the right hand)
  • Twigg stitch carrying one yarn in each hand
Skill prerequisites

This class is intended for intermediate knitters.  Previous colour work experience will help, but is not mandatory. You should:

  • have good basic knitting skills (knitting and purling)
  • know how to cast on and bind off
  • be able to identify mistakes and problems in your knitting (such as accidental yarn-overs, dropped or incorrectly mounted stitches)

Please bring the following with you to class:

  • 2 contrasting colour yarns – DK wool is recommended
  • Straight or circular needles suitable for the chosen yarn

There is no homework required for this workshop.


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