machine knitting

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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Try Machine Knitting Basics at LBYS!

October 14th, 2016 by LBYS Staff
Have you ever wanted knit 20 times faster than you currently do without getting tennis elbow?? Then this may be the very class for you! In this 3 hour class I will guide you through the basics of how to set up...

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8 Classes from Our Summer Schedule!

May 13th, 2015 by LBYS Staff
Our Summer Class & Workshop schedule is live and our popular Yarniversity Package is on sale now! For $175 you can take 5 workshops* between June 1 & August 31. Check out these new classes: Hairpin Lace Monday, June 8 &...

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Cables, Lace and Colorwork…on a Knitting Machine!

March 5th, 2012 by Guest
Knitting machines are not just for stockinette!  If you know the bare minimum (how to cast on, bind off and make stockinette)*,  but want to see what else this amazing machine can do, come and take it for a spin! In...

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Create Your Own Machine Knitting Magic

May 22nd, 2011 by Guest
My favorite thing about machine knitting is using it in combination with my hand knitting. I’ve written about using if for straight stockinette knititng in order to get to the fun lace part (click here to read more). Next I learned...

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Machine Knitting and Hand Knitting: A Perfect Pair

April 6th, 2010 by Guest
I’m working on a lace topped cardi in Recycled Cotton .  I was trying to get it finished for a trip I have coming up, so machine knitting to the rescue.  What?  Machine knitting?  That’s cheating (I hear you all thinking). ...

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Happy Birthday David (or fun with machine knitting)

July 12th, 2009 by Guest
Recently our own fearless leader, David Blumenthal, had a birthday.  We wanted to give him a little something from the Studio staff, so we took a picture of the team standing in the studio and had it framed. I was just...

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Machine Knitting Workshop a blast!

May 13th, 2009 by LBYS Staff
Sunday was our first machine knitting workshop.  Four hand knitters discovered the joy of this amazing machine.  Call or come by the Studio to find out how to take a machine knitting class.

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Machine Knitting Workshop in May

April 24th, 2009 by LBYS Staff
We are proud to offer our first Machine Knitting Workshop.  Space is limited, so call now to reserve your spot. 212-243-9070 Tuition: $65/ 2 week session (2 – 1 1/2 hour classes) $35 machine rental. If you buy the machine, the...

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Machine Knitting & Cricket Loom Demos!

December 21st, 2008 by LBYS Staff
Starting Monday we will be demonstrating the Cricket Loom: and the Silver Reed Knitting Machine every Mon – Thursday. Free demos will be at 3:00 pm & 5:00 pm daily. If you can’t make it for a scheduled demo and you...

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