Stitch Lab

Online Workshops

Series I: Building Texture

This six part online workshop series is focused on learning new stitch techniques and patterns to build your texture repertoire.

This is a monthly lesson series, each lesson will be sent out each month. We’ll also be uploading tutorial videos that you will receive a password to access.

Each lesson with come with a written pattern, a charted pattern you can use for your own design, and access to our online tutorial videos along. If you are local, you are also welcome to stop in the shop for in-person help!

Lesson 1: Butterfly Stitch

The butterfly stitch creates a beautifully simple, yet textured fabric. In this lesson, you will learn how to create a pattern with slip stitches, right side wraps, and picking up wraps with a knit stitch.


 Lesson 2: Scrunch Stitch

The scrunch stitch creates a bouncy and squishy texture that is reversible.

Drop stitches Picking up drop stitches Ribbing reversible

Lesson 3: Serpentine Stitch

Pattern reflection Centered decreases 

Lesson 4: Vine Rib Stitch

Twisted knit/purl stitches

Lesson 5: Up the Down Stitch

Two charts making up one 

pattern Knit three tog left/right leaning decreases Yarn overs Twisted knit/purl stitches Pattern on both sides

Lesson 6: Chaines Curves Stitch

Two charts making up one 

pattern with uneven repeats two stitch cables (opportunity to show how to cable without a needle Patterned twisted rib twisted two stitch cables