Using hand knitting patterns for your machine knitting is easier than you may think! All it takes is little planning, familiarity with the capabilities of your machine and just a little bit of math.

When considering using a hand knit pattern ask yourself:
  • Can it be done?
  • Is it practical?
  • Are you willing?
After completing this course you will be able to:
  • Identify garment styles and shapes used in a hand knitting pattern that are appropriate for machine knitting
  • Recognize stitch patterns and knitting techniques that can be worked on the machine
  • Perform the simple, basic math needed to translate hand knitting instructions to machine knitting.