If you’re a knitter looking to expand their skills into the knit design world, maybe interested in putting a good stitch pattern to use, we’re happy to share our new Design Your Own Triangular Shawl course, taught by Tabetha Hedrick!
From conceptualization to swatching, gauge, crunching numbers, and blocking the final piece, Tabetha walks you through every single step of designing a top-down, triangular shawl shape. You’ll learn how to work all of this together into your very own design!
A classic knit accessory, the triangular shawl is fabulous to work on these new skills. With a little bit of math and helpful ways on how to draw out a chart, you’ll come away with everything needed to design your own shawl for any yarn or stitch you might be dreaming of.
For questions, or to share your progress, they can be posted at the SOS forums and tagged on Instagram with #sosknittingdesign. This course will also be part of the lesson material in our upcoming SOS Knitting Study Group – we hope you’ll join us there!
Savings at the SweetGeorgia Shop
Reminder that SOS Members receive a 15% discount at the SweetGeorgia online shop, to save on hand-dyed yarns and fibres for your upcoming School projects.
Shown here is one of our latest weaving kit additions – Rigid Heddle: Clasped Warp & Weft Kit, which pairs along with Amanda Wood’s course!
Live Office Hours
Thank you to everyone who joined in last week’s livestream! It’s always so great to see all of the live chat taking place during the session, seeing where everyone is tuning in from. If you missed joining us, the replay can be found in the Live Office Hours library.
Also, save the date for our March Live Office Hours, taking place Thursday, March 31 at 10am PST! If you have a question, or a recent SOS project you’d like Felicia to share during this next livestream, please post your questions and projects in advance!
Wishing you a colourful week of fibre arts fun,
School of SweetGeorgia