You have a hard time with English patterns and look longingly at the many beautiful models? English is not only one of the biggest world languages. English is also the most represented language in knitting patterns. The variety of English patterns is much greater than that of other languages. The search on Ravelry shows the following (as of June 2019):
- Deutsch: 66’479 knitting patterns
- Englisch: 765’038 knitting patterns
The school English is already buried or you have never had English lessons? In the beginning, it takes a little overcoming to knit according to instructions in another language. But you will be rewarded for your courage with a great project and can knit more patterns in the new instruction language.
The workshop gives you a basic understanding of the structure and language of English patterns. I’ll show you how you can knit an English pattern with a little diligence and adventurousness, even without any knowledge of English.
Knitting skills (advanced) and the courage to get involved in a foreign language.
English patterns that raise questions
Workbook and dictionary