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Machine Knitting Studio

2 W 13th St, 7th floor   •   The knitting studio follows the building hours of 2 West 13th street. Please see calendar below for the most up to date info on Knitting Tool Checkout hours.
Open to: all New School students who have had necessary training with equipment and processes

The Machine Knitting Studio houses Silver Reed and Dubied machines. Located on the 7th floor within the L Building at 2 West 13th Street (building hours here). Room 711 is equipped with:

  • 10 Silver Reed SK280 Domestic Knitting Machines
  • 9 Silver Reed SK280 + Ribber Attachment Knitting Machines
  •  Dubied Industrial non-electric knitting machines in a variety of gauges:
    • 2.5 gg x2
    • 3gg
    • 5gg x2
    • 7gg
    • 8gg x3
    • 10gg x1
  • 1 Bulky Gauge Brother + Ribber Attachment Knitting Machine
  • Parvalux Yarn Cone Winder
  • 1 hand ball winders
  • 1 Steam Iron

Students must provide their own weights, transfer tools, needle pushers and blank punch cards. The knitting studio has shelves of free yarn available for student use.

PLEASE NOTE: Workshops are faculty-supervised session for students currently enrolled in Machine Knitting classes.

Machine Knitting Studio Calendar

Related Equipment and Tools

• Silver Reed SK280 Domestic Knitting Machines

• Hauge Linkers

• Parvalux Yarn Cone Winder