This week is full of new techniques: there’s a chart to work from, and you’ll be learning the stitches ssk (slip, slip, knit) and yo (which means “yarn over” instead of “why hello there, my friend!”). Don’t worry, we’ve got a video for each of these!
You’ll need Contrast A.
DOWNLOAD KAL CLUE 6
Download the blocking template - please print as "actual size" on your printer. NOT as "fit to page"
Plain text version.
Skills You’ll Learn & Use
- Each skill in the list links to a video in our Video Library where you can learn the skill or remind yourself what to do.
- Reading knit charts
- Casting on
- Yo - Yarn overs
- Ssk – Slip, slip, knit
- Casting off
- This clue has both written instructions and charts available, so you can decide which is easiest for you to learn and work from!
- Remember to stretch the edgings slightly when measuring the final length against the sides of your afghan to avoid any ‘ripples’ when you sew on the edging.
Please do not post any photos to this thread. They belong in the "Knit-Along Clue 6 (Week 7): Spoilers and Photos" thread!
When you're done sewing together your afghan, why not pat yourself on the back and add a badge to your signature?
Just open the User Control Panel's "Signature" page. In the field where you type your signature, add the code below and you'll be able to show off your progress! It's a good idea to replace last week's badge with this one so your signature isn't cluttered
- Code: Select all