Bavarian Twisted Stitches

Class NameCraftInstructorProject TypeAgeGender
Bavarian Twisted StitchesknittingRoseHatAllAll

hallgrim

Using the “Hallgrim” hat pattern from Interweave Knits, Winter 2012, learn the Bavarian twisted stitch technique.  These stitches “pop” out of the yarn fabric making a fresh, clean line.  Rose says it’s the best hat she’s ever made and she will guide you through learning the stitch technique, as well as one stitch cables without a cable needle!

One session (two if a class to learn provisional cast on is required):  $30 ($50)

Skills required:  CO, ktbl, p, kf&b, k2tog, p2tog, k2togtbl, k3togtbl, cabling, circular knitting, knitting with dpns, ability to read and follow charts

Skills learned:  Bavarian twisted stitches (crosses and travelling stitches), marking threads

Materials required:  1 skein DK weight wool yarn, US #6 16″ circular needle, US #6 dpns, markers, Hallgrim Hat pattern from Interweave Knits Winter 2012.

Level:  Advanced