Hand Versus Machine Knitting

The process of knitting, whether by hand or machine, allows the designer to take total control of the type of fabric they wish to make. Fibre, yarn, colour, pattern, stitch and structure are all fundamental components of the resulting cloth, which provide endless opportunities of inspiration and variation. So, how does hand versus machine knitting compare? What are their similarities and differences, and why might you choose one over the other? 

Read more…