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Stacked Stitches: Knitting in Wild Color

$40.00
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Master the basics of stacked stitch knitting alongside the innovator herself, Xandy Peters.

Skill Level

Intermediate

What You Get

  • 6 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Downloadable class resources, including written instructions on increases and decreases, the puzzle scarf pattern, stitch checklists, coloring pages and more
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers from fellow classmates in our virtual classroom

How it works

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

Class Overview

Ready to tackle a new knitting challenge? Try your hand at knitting stacked stitches with the help of expert Xandy Peters. You’ll master the basics of this visually striking technique as you knit a stacked-stitched scarf from start to finish. Plus, you’ll see how Xandy developed her famous Fox Paws pattern!

Lesson Breakdown

1. Intro to Stacked Stitches
11:39
Meet Xandy and begin class with a discussion of the basic techniques and concepts of stacked stitch knitting. Then go over the materials you’ll need for your project, a stacked stitches scarf.
2. The Increase
20:08
3. The Decrease
18:14
4. Combining Increases & Decreases
32:45
5. Stacked Scarf Pattern
35:40
6. Next Steps
20:38

Taught by

Xandy Peters
Xandy Peters
Xandy Peters is a knitting designer and teacher, best known as the innovator of the stacked stitch technique and for her Fox Paws pattern. Starting out as a footwear and product designer, Xandy turned to knitting as a way to explore textiles and surfaces without using factory production. She has since made a career out of knitting, publishing new patterns monthly and teaching workshops across the country. Xandy has been published in magazines such as Vogue Knitting, Twist Collective, Knitscene, and Knitty, but continues to self publish most of her work. Xandy also blogs about design, crafting, and baking on her blog, soimakestuff.com

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