InterKnit

Machine Knitter's Guild

College of Dupage

SRC 1005

425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn IL

10am-12noon, 2nd Saturday each month


 

 

 

 
 
 

 

Welcome to InterKnit Machine Knitting Guild

REMINDER

No August Meeting

Instead

Please visit out Booth at Stitches Midwest

 

Mark Your Calendar

GINI WOODWARD

October 10-11, 2015

Take a peek at what she will be presenting!

Single Bed Starts
Assorted ways to start your knit projects without a ribber, includes hems, scallops, flat edges and more

Trims and Tricks

Bands and Edges

Special finishes to create unique garments
Garter Bar Sampler
More than turning and decreasing. Fun things to do to add interest to your knitting with a needed tool.
Yokes and Other Circular Shapes
Learn the secrets of designing perfectly shaped round yokes and then stretch your imagination to other possibilities
Fashion for you
Tired of looking at fashion drawings of skinny models 10 heads high? How will that style look on you? Better yet, how can you proportion your knits for you and your family so they look great
Intarsia
Color blocking, partial knit, large designs, no floats, techniques, special carriages, and helpful hints
Multi-color slip stitch
Beyond two colors in a row, design possibilities and knitting techniques
Single bed automatic patterns
Overview of knit in, slip, tuck, thread lace and variations



To Register Please Download the Gini Woodward Workshop Flyer

June Meeting Highlights

 

About Us:

Founded in the fall of 1995 InterKnit Machine Knitting Guild was established for the support, education, and fellowship of machine knitters of all experience and expertise levels, regardless of the make or model of machine used. InterKnit is not affiliated with any knit shop, and is self supporting, thanks to the talents and generosity of its' members.

  • Interknit members include:
  • beginners
  • hobby knitters
  • designers
  • authors
  • teachers
  • knit shop owners
  • interested knitters from all over Northern Illinois.

We meet on the second Saturday of each month at 10:00 a.m. at the College of DuPage, SRC Room 1005, 425 Fawell Blvd, Glen Ellyn, Il.

Please check the Calendar for meeting topics or change of venue. Visitors are welcome. We look forward to meeting you.

 

 

Seminars and Demonstrations

 

 

Show and Tell

October 2014 Show and Tell

Charity Knitting

 

 

A typical meeting includes a brief business meeting, an enthusiastic show and tell and a program provided by one of InterKnits' own demonstrators or a guest instructor. Meetings include all day seminars, field trips to events or businesses featuring fiber, knits, or related arts, a charity knit-in and an end-of-year party. If you haven't joined already, please do!

How To Join Us:

First, come to a club meeting, it's free.  Then, if you'd like to become an official member, annual membership dues are $35.00. Our club year begins in January, but you may join at any time.

Membership form PDF

 

 

Can't make it to our meetings? Here is a list of additional area machine knitting groups.

BBK Machine Knitters Group    1111 W Boughton Rd Bollingbrook   Meet the last Wed of the month         10am-1pm  

TechKnitters                             15 W 400 Harvester Dr  Burr Ridge     Meet the first Mon of the month      10 am

LK 150 MK Club                        1 N Lind Ave, Hillside Comm Cent    Meet the fourth Sat of the month      10am-3 pm

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