Online Class

Creative Cabled Necklines

Free!

In this free mini-class, knitwear designer and author Fiona Ellis shows you how to bring the focus to your face by adding interesting, dramatic neckline features to cabled garments.

Skill Level

Intermediate

What You Get

  • 6 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Class materials, including cable charts
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Q&A in our virtual classroom with fellow crafters and makers
  • Closed captioning available (web only)

How it works

  • Once you purchase find your class in your class library.
  • Watch on any device anytime.
  • Find class materials in the class viewer.

Class Overview

Knitting cabled necklines is fun and approachable! Join expert instructor Fiona Ellis and learn focal point design principles and how to create areas of interest with lines and textures. Then, discover how to design or modify existing patterns to make your cables run into or around the neckline. Plus, you'll discover how to incorporate functional and stylish I-cords into your knitwear, before Fiona shows you how to extend your stitches past the garment's edge. It will create a look that's off the charts!

Lesson Breakdown

1. Welcome to Your FREE Mini-Class!
00:51
Welcome to Your FREE Mini-Class!
2. Introduction
07:07
3. Necklines: More Than Neatening
08:42
4. Cable Patterns
08:40
5. Framing the Neckline
04:05
6. Neat Additions
07:05

Taught by

Fiona Ellis
Fiona Ellis
Fiona Ellis began designing knitwear commercially after graduating with a Bachelor of Arts in fashion knitwear design from De Montfort University in England. Her original designs have been sold to fashion houses in New York, London & Paris for mass-market production. Fiona's patterns have been widely published in premier knitting magazines, as well as many leading yarn companies. She is the author of Inspired Cable Knits, Inspired Fair Isle Knits and Knitspiration Journal (all published by Potter Craft).
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