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Mastering Lace Shawls

Knit This

with Laura Nelkin
Mastering Lace Shawls
Learn to knit two beautiful lace shawls with Laura Nelkin as she sends you on a lace journey that is out of this world!

Scared to try lace knitting? Intimidated by charts? You'll be on your way to lace artistry with Laura's step-by-step instructions and two included patterns. The Skywalker shawl starts with easy stitch pattern and increases in difficulty. Then you'll be ready for the delicate Clarus! Laura will not only teach you how to knit triangular and semicircular lace shawls, but also will demonstrate how to fix your knitting mistakes. An active knitwear designer, blogger and workshop leader, Laura is the ideal guide for every stage of your lace knitting adventure, from learning to choose yarn and kniting borders and edges to reading multiple charts at once.

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Lesson plan


Lesson 1. Introduction

  • Lace knitting guru Laura Nelkin introduces you to the techniques that will allow you to master this class's two shawl projects.


Lesson 2. Learning to Love Lace


Lesson 3. Working With Lace


Lesson 4. Skywalker: Jedi Training


Lesson 5. Skywalker: Jedi Warrior


Lesson 6. Skywalker: Jedi Master


Lesson 7. Skywalker: You are Yoda


Lesson 8. Blocking Skywalker


Lesson 9. Meet Clarus


Lesson 10. Two Charts Are Better Than One


Lesson 11. Completing Clarus


Lesson 12. How to Wear a Shawl

"I have so enjoyed the Mastering Lace Shawls with Laura! The course materials are very thorough and the video tutorials walk you through every stitch and technique. I have learned so much and loved each of the shawls I knit during this class. I really can't say enough good things about the quality of the instruction and the great resources she provides. I felt very confident facing each shawl pattern and loved how each of my finished pieces turned out. It's an amazing class, don't hesitate to sign up!"
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