Adaptations: Customizing a Published Pattern with Gwen Bortner
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The pattern is just what you’re looking for...except for a few changes! Get an introduction to design while gaining an understanding of how to adapt a published pattern to meet your stylistic needs. Whether selecting a different yarn, altering the stitch pattern, changing the sleeve length, or choosing a different neckline - the choice can be yours!
Skill Level: Must be familiar with written garment patterns and calculating gauge. Date: Sunday, March 22 Time: 10:00am - 5:00pm
Homework/Materials: Prepare one 6” x 6”swatch in smooth, light-colored worsted weight yarn in any pattern stitch. Launder the swatch in the manner you intend on laundering the garment. • One published pattern that includes a schematic with measurements of the pieces used in the construction • The needles you used to knit the swatch • The swatch • Pencil, paper, calculator, ruler and tape measure • Please bring your lunch. • Your knitting tool kit