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(122 reviews)

rated 5 stars

Very inspiring class

This class's been fun to watch - very inspiring and colorful. I love that Stephen shared his design process and encourage his students to think, not just copy ready-made patterns. That's very precious. So, if you expect a follow along class - that's not your choice. This class is for inspiration, for mind stretching, for creating your own projects. (Though Stephen gives you a solid basis to start creating your own designs). Highly recommend this class.
Thanks, Stephen.

rated 5 stars

Lot of inspiration

I greatly enjoyed the class. It provides ideas about changing the usual triangular shawl by locating increases in different places. I also liked the auditing of colors and where to pick up stitches with the blocking wires. I love his work.

rated 5 stars

Perfect for the passionate knitter in you!

Stephen your personality reflects your passion and energy in each loving shawl. You're in a candy store loving every piece of "candy" yarn. Which is why your knitting is so beautiful, fun, loving and always has a statement to make every time you present them. I wish I had seen this when I first started knitting. What a great reminder that something can be (so) simple, with endless beautiful, beautiful results.

rated 5 stars

First shawl


rated 5 stars

Returning student; still love this class

If you are a Stephen West fan and just want to knit his patterns, by all means check out his Ravelry shop and follow the instructions. Many students have done just that and shared their lovely projects.

However - if you are a knitter who wants to be inspired to try something different and expand your thinking of what shawls should be then this is the class for you. Inspiration comes by watching what others have done, carefully listening to them explain their design process, and then ...

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