CLASS: BEYOND BASICS: CUFF DOWN SOCKS ON DPNs
Learn how to knit the heel flap, do a heel turn, pick up for gussets & the kitchener stitch in this class, using DPNs (double pointed needles). DPNs are often used to knit small circumferences such as the top of hats, cuffs, stuffies and of course, socks. This is a great alternative to the magic loop technique, using one circular needle.
Nov. 6, 13, 20 & 27, 6-8 pm
BEYOND BASICS: KNITTING CLASS or equivalent. You should be familiar with M1, k2tog & ssk decreases.
Beginners who are comfortable with knit, purl, cast on & bind off and have completed a simple project following a pattern.
$85 + GST. Straight 15% off supplies purchased for the class. TFN bag discount not included in this offer.
TECHNIQUES TO LEARN
Knitting in the round on DPNs, kitchener stitch, heel flap, turn the heel, pick up stitches to knit the gusset.
MATERIALS TO BRING
Suggested yarn: Amore 160, 220 yds / 200 m. 3.25 mm double pointed needles, scissors, stitch markers.
Sock pattern is provided. In this class, you will knit a single sock on DPNs.