Finishing Techniques

Regular price $35.00

  • Finishing Techniques
  • Cable stitch
  • Picking up stitches
  • Mattress Stitch for Garter, Rib, Stockinette

 Instructor: Lorraine         

Level:  **beginner to intermediate    

Date: Tuesdays, Oct. 10 & 24 6-7 pm

Cost: $35

 Do you have holes in your piece where you picked up?

Want a few more knitting skills?

You sewed the seam for the sweater you just made and it doesn't look clean?

Want to know how how to make a cable?

This is the class for you.

Supplies: 7 swatches out of worsted weight yarn, darning needle, 10 yards of a dark color of worsted yarn to seam with, scissors, locking stitch markers, a cable needle for worsted weight yarn, note paper,

 

Homework: Swatches: make  a total of 7 swatches

 Make 2 swatches: 

CO 15 st, knit every row for 15 rows, Do not bind off.

 Make 2 swatches:

CO 16 st, (RS)row: K2, P2 to end. (WS) row: P2, K2 to end.

Repeat for 2". Next section knit in Stockinette for 3" and Bind Off.

 Make 3 swatches:

CO 15st, knit all (RS) rows and purl all (WS) rows for 15 rows,  BO off in pattern.

 

 **Beginner = a person who has competed a scarf or a single item that has knit and purl stitches.


*** Please note that all yarn must be purchased at Knit This Purl That! 10 % off supplies for all classes.