Are you such a perfectionist that it’s hard to use leftovers because you might run out of a yarn mid-stripe and it won’t match? We can’t change that “precise personality” but we can make your knitting appear more random, less structured. Perfectionists welcome! You will learn games to play and sequences to use that give you a guide while allowing the stitch or color repeat to look like it just happened by chance. Imagine choosing from 10 different ways to “force” yourself to knit random. All of the options can be used for color or stitch textures—or both! You’ll have more tricks up your sleeve than a magician. Apply one or all of these techniques as you begin a scarf or shawl in class.