By laying the yarns across the needles you want to
knit in that color. Picture knitting is fun and very creative. Give your
creative side a new dimension by adding the intarsia carriage to
your knitting system.
Intarsia knitting gives you the option to create large picture designs with no float on the back of the fabric. With intarsia your color choices are limitless. You can use as many colors in a row as you choose. By laying the yarns across the needles you want to knit in that color. Picture knitting is fun and very creative. Give your creative side a new dimension by adding the intarsia carriage to your knitting system.
SK 840 standard gauge
SK 280 standard gauge
In this step-by-step DVD, famed knitting instructor Susan Guagliumi will teach you how to use your LK-150 knitting machine from setting it up to knitting a sweater. It's like having a private teacher at home with you. You'll learn the basics like casting on, increasing, decreasing, stripes, and plating. Gualgliumi also demonstrates how to knit cords, cables, lace, and fancy pattern stitches. Once you have those skills under your belt, Guagliumi takes you through all the steps of knitting and assembling a sweater. In addition, she provides lessons on intarsia knitting and weaving techniques. This DVD is an invaluable resource for the beginning machine knitter. $32
The YC6 yarn changer allows you to change yarn color at the press of a button. It holds 4 colors of yarn ready for use. Simply press the button holding the color you want to use and the carriage will pick it up as you pass across the bed.
The YC 6 is designed for use on both the single bed and the double bed (ribber added) machines by changing the head angle. You can also set this changer to automatically alternate between any 2 colors out of 4. If you own more than one machine, you can buy one and swap it between machines. $345
The ribbing attachment will add a whole new dimension to your knitting. It will convert your machine into a true double bed knitter. The ribber doubles your needle bed size by adding a set of purl needles giving you the ability to create a variety of rib stitches 1X1, 2X2, or any configuration you choose.
But it doesn't stop there it also gives you the option of creating dimensional fabric by using the tuck and slip stitch designs. Adding interest to the fabric has never been easier.
SK-280 and SK-840 machines only
The lace carriage allows you to create beautiful eyelet lace patterns in a single pass of the carriage. By moving the stitch and knitting the row at the same time you can create lace fabric much faster. Lace knitting becomes as simple as stockinet. The lace carriage can also be set for multi transfer allowing you to create beautiful fashion lace easily. $315