Twists on Twists: Reversible, Color, and Textured Cables

Harry Wells

Thursday PM

One can spend a knitting lifetime exploring the various lovely twists and turns that make up regular cable combinations. Now add to that mix with reversible cables, intarsia colorwork cables, bi-color cable effects, striped cables, and some textured cable effects. If you already know basic cables, take the next step! This class will cover the tips and tricks for creating all these wonderful effects.

Skill Level: Participants must be able to do long tail cast on, basic stitches like knit, purl, K2tog, SSK without assistance, and be able to do a basic rope cable, such as C4F, C6B, etc.

Material Fee: $3

Wells Twists on Twists Color Cables

Student Supplies: A cable needle, preferably straight and wooden, but any type is okay. Locking st markers, worsted weight wool or wool blend yarn, in several contrasting colors, size 7 needles (or whatever size normally used for worsted weight).

Homework: None