Introduction to Stranded Knitting: Techniques and Tricks Online Workshop

Join Kyle Kunnecke to learn the ins and outs of standed knitting including an intro to colorwork techniques, how to read charts and an overview of locked floats!

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Are you left stranded looking for the perfect way to learn colorwork knitting? This technique has been intimidating to some knitters—until now. In this online Online Workshop we’ll unlock the secrets of stranded knitting as you learn the ins and out of colorwork with designer, author, and instructor Kyle Kunnecke. This online Online Workshop will give you an overview of color theory (including tips for choosing the best color combos), the basic techniques of stranded knitting, tips on how to easily read charts, and an overview of locked floats so there’s no more loose strands to catch on the back of your fabric!

Techniques covered:

  • Understanding color dominance
  • Swatching flat and in the round
  • Locking yarn floats or Armenian knitting
  • Reading and managing charts
  • Managing two yarns at once

Lesson Outline:

  • Introduction to Stranded Knitting
  • Color Theory Review
  • Stranding Basics
  • Reading a Chart
  • Locking Yarn Floats
  • Conclusion

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Materials Required:

At least 2 yarns in different colors, circular knitting needles, stitch markers, and a tapestry needle.

Introduction to Stranded Knitting: Techniques & Tricks Online Workshop Includes:

Discussion board: The discussion board is a great way to interact with other users in the Online Workshop. It's an open forum for you to ask questions, share your thoughts, and express your inspirations.
Gallery: Share images of your work where you can give and receive feedback from fellow students.
Notes: This is a place for you to keep personal notes to help you with your work and the Online Workshop content. Only you will be able to see your notes.
Bonus material: A practice chart and hat pattern from the book Urban Knit Collection by Kyle Kunnecke.
Matching Pairs Game: Test your knowledge with interactive questions after you complete the lessons.
Optional Assignments: Enhance your skills with a hands-on learning experience as you interact with fellow students. You’ll be able to knit a colorwork swatch and upload pictures to compare to swatches in the Online Workshop, plus add commentary on your individual experience.
Video Lessons: Run Time ≈ 90 minutes

The video content of this Online Workshop is now available in a downloadable format! For details, see 'Navigating Your Online Workshop' after purchase.

About the Instructor:

San Francisco designer Kyle Kunnecke has a not-so-secret passion for color work. Through his fiber workshops, he provides inspiration to his students, exploring the skills necessary to continue their personal knitting journeys. His patterns are published in numerous knitting books and magazines, by yarn companies, and under his label, Kyle William. Learn more about Kyle and his work at

Additional Info
Additional Info
SKU R6907
Product Type Online Workshop
Author/Designer Kyle Kunnecke
Technique Stranded Colorwork
Difficulty Level Beginner
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