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April 6 – Virtual Guild General Meeting – Begins at 11:30!

Tuesday, April 6 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Åsa Tricosa Visits the Guild from Denmark.

Please note – the April meeting will begin at 11:30!

Åsa Tricosa Ziggurats Book Cover

Åsa Tricosa will be speaking to the Guild from Denmark where she lives.

Åsa Tricosa will talk about her Ziggurat method of sweater design, which features the following characteristics:
– tailored and top down
– seamless
– simultaneous set-in sleeves
– simultaneous neck shaping
– built-in everything (pockets, button band, seamlessly lined hems)
– absolutely minimal sewing in of ends

If you were knitting from a huge skein with enough yardage for the whole sweater, you would have precisely six ends to weave in at the end.

Åsa Tricosa and The Ziggurat Method

In addition to talking about the construction of the Ziggurat method, she will include details on how best to use this method to adjust the fit and how to choose the correct size.

Åsa Tricosa is a Swedish designer living in Denmark. She can be found on Ravelry and has a website. You can read more about Åsa here.

Click on your Zoom link at 11:15 am for chatting. The presentation will begin at 11:30 pm, then stick around after Åsa’s presentation for important Guild announcements.

This will be a Zoom meeting, so watch your email inbox on Thursday, April 1st for the News Blast which will contain Zoom registration information. Links to register for Zoom Guild meetings will only appear in the News Blast, and cannot be found on the website.

 

Details

Date:
Tuesday, April 6
Time:
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
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Organizer

Lou Wanna Katz, Nancy Lerer, Mary Woo