knitting classes

Free Sessions: Join us Saturday evenings in November!

November 11th, 2017 by Ally Carey
Come spend your Saturday nights with us! We’re hosting free sessions on Saturday evenings in November & December, and we’d love to have you join us. We’ll be working on beginner knit & crochet skills, so if you’re new to fiber...

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Learn Machine Knitting at LYBS!

March 24th, 2017 by LBYS Staff
Have you ever dreamed of knitting faster but with far less effort? You can do exactly that on a knitting machine! In this 3 hour class we’ll guide you through the basics of how to set up and use the knitting...

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Learn Many Different Cast Ons and Bind Offs at the Studio

March 21st, 2017 by LBYS Staff
There are several ways to cast on (CO) and bind off (BO) in knitting, but many of us never use more than a couple of the basics. The CO and BO are the foundations of every project, so why don’t we...

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Make Colorful Pieces with Mosaic Knitting at the Studio!

March 17th, 2017 by LBYS Staff
You can make stunning colorwork projects many different ways. Take Anatomy of Mosaic Knitting at LBYS and learn how to do this fun and interesting technique! Discover what comprises mosaic patterns, and how to read mosaic patterns and charts. By the end...

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Our Spring Class Schedule is Available Now!

March 16th, 2017 by LBYS Staff
Despite the icy slush on the streets of New York, spring is, in fact, coming. And now we’ve got our spring schedule available for you! Some notable classes include: Crochet Shell — 3 sessions: Wednesdays, April 26, May 10, and May...

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Learn Knitting in the Round at LBYS!

March 15th, 2017 by LBYS Staff
Knitting in the round is a great skill to have under your belt — it allows you to make seamless circular pieces. Your hats, cowls, and sweaters will take on a new life! We have several classes coming up that teach...

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Get the Hang of Color Work with Our Intarsia Basics Class!

March 9th, 2017 by LBYS Staff
There are many ways to knit colorful patterns into your projects. One of those is intarsia, which involves knitting pictures and designs into your work. Learn to master multiple color knitting, and working with bobbins and charts. You will learn tips...

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Knit Basic Cables at LBYS!

March 7th, 2017 by LBYS Staff
Cables add thickness, warmth, and visual interest to your knitted pieces. They look wonderful and, once you get the hang of them, they’re not at all hard to make! Learn how to knit cables with our Cable Knitting Basics class. This...

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Extend Your Lace Knitting Knowledge at the Studio

March 3rd, 2017 by LBYS Staff
Do you want to make beautiful lace knitted garments but don’t quite know how? Try our Lace Basics Extended class at the Studio! That perfect lace item is just a few YOs, k2togs, and SSKs away. In this extended session students can work at...

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Learn to Design Your Own Crescent Shawl at the Studio

February 24th, 2017 by LBYS Staff
Have you ever dreamed of designing and knitting your own custom crescent shawl? With this all day course, you can do exactly that! In DIY Crescent Shawl you will learn the basics of planning and creating a beautiful shawl using lace...

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