Develop your knit skills at the KnitLAB

The KnitLAB gives you the opportunity to learn knitting techniques and create products of your own. Knitted products are an ever-growing area of fashion. They provide comfort, flexibility, smart textiles and much more -- and we encourage all our students to explore this rewarding avenue. 

No matter which subject you are majoring in, you can enroll in one of our knit classes. During the classes, you’ll gain hands-on experience using our specialist equipment. As you explore different techniques and designs, our dedicated faculty and industry partners will guide you through the entire process from the initial concept and design phase to the development of your final product.

The KnitLAB

The KnitLAB is home to advanced equipment for designing and creating knitted textiles. During your studies you’ll have access to use:

  • Three industrial Stoll knitting machines
  • 10 programming stations
  • 14 industrial hand flat knitting machines
  • 12 domestic hand-knitting machines
  • Four linking machines