WESTKNITS BESTKNITS SHAWLS WITH SUSAN
WESTKNITS BESTKNITS SHAWLS WITH SUSAN
WESTKNITS BESTKNITS SHAWLS WITH SUSAN
The Fibre Nook

WESTKNITS BESTKNITS SHAWLS WITH SUSAN

Regular price $125.00
DESCRIPTION
Venture into the world of Stephen West designs in this three-part class. Participants will be able to knit either “Vertices Unite” or “Exploration Station”, and receive a Westknits Bestknits Shawl pattern book as part of the class. Both Vertices Unite and Exploration Station will keep you engaged and in anticipation of each section that creates the shawl. The class will focus on how to knit from one section to the next, tidy joins & edges. NOTE: to ensure participants receive adequate instruction, we’re capping enrollment to a maximum of five.

PREREQUISITE
Knitting Basics with Paula or equivalent. Participants must be comfortable with casting on, k, p, increases, decreases, and colourwork.

SKILL LEVEL
Intermediate – advance.

COST
$125 + GST. Includes a copy of Westknits Bestknits Shawls book.

TECHNIQUES TO LEARN
Colourplay, mixing yarns, marling, tidy joins and edges, Westknits shortcut rows, yarn overs, garter tabs and icord BO.

SUGGESTED YARN
See pattern on Ravelry for specifics.

NEEDLE SIZE
Please see pattern notes.

MATERIALS TO BRING
Needles in the size recommended in the pattern as well as needles 1-2 sizes smaller. DPNs in the same needle sizes, scissors, and tapestry needle. Bring a collection of 5-10 colours that you love or feel will work well together, or 2 colours minimum. Textured yarn like alpaca or mohair are welcome. If you have assorted amounts of fingering to sport weight yarn in your stash, these can be used in your shawl. Any yarn that needs to be caked, should ideally be done prior to the start of class.

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