Learn Åsa’s well-known, top-down Ziggurat technique which produces seamless well-fitted, tailored garments. It’s an unusual mode of proceeding that lends itself particularly well to hands-on demonstration and practice.
Though perhaps not immediately intuitive, once learnt, this method of knitting may soon feel the most natural of techniques.
Skills focus: The basic Zigging steps
Tricks for picking up cap & shoulder stitches to create neat, seamlike edges
Why the pick up & purl is really a pick up & knit
The Perfect Neckline (Crochet) Cast On
How to read and make good use of the Helpful Table
Pointers on how and where to adjust fit
The beauty of non-cut, no-seam, all-in-one top-down knitting that fits
Skills needed: Basic knitting skills. We'll knit in the round, but previous knowledge of knitting in the round not necessary.
Materials to bring: 1 ball DK-weight yarn – light colour, non-fuzzy
4 mm circular needle (80– 100 cm)
5 stitch markers
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