Knitting Skills Class: Fixing Stitches

Regular price $35.00

Instructor: Lorraine

Level: Beginner to Intermediate

Fee: $35

Date: Wednesdays - October 10 & 24, 6:30-7:30 pm

Description: 

  • Part 1:
  • Incomplete Stitches
  • Twisted Stitches
  • The Knows of YO's
  • Dropped Stitches in Stockinette and Garter pattern

Like to fix that stitch on your own? 

Want a few more knitting skills? 

Some stitches slipped off the needle, but you got them back on and they don't look right?

This is the class for you.

 Fixing Stitches 2-1hour classes

Homework: Yes, see below

 Bring:  A crochet hook for a worsted weight yarn. Your knit kit: scissors, locking stitch markers, a cable needle or a 5-6" Double pointed needle, darning needle, and a 20" length of a contrasting color yarn.

 Homework: two swatches of a solid light colored worsted weight yarn and do not bind off, leave both swatches on the needles you knit them with. Do not use DK, fingering or sport weight yarns.

Please use cable needles to make your swatches. Straight needles will not work in the class.

Swatch #1 - Stockinette Stitch pattern

Cast on 20 stitches knit all Right side rows, purl all Wrong side rows for 15 rows. 

Do not bind off! Leave them on your cables.

 The second swatch will not be used until class #2. 

Swatch #2 - Garter Stitch pattern

Cast on 25 stitches, knit all right side rows, knit all wrong side rows for 20 rows.

Do not bind off! Leave them on your cables.

 **Beginner = a person who has competed a scarf or a single item that has knit and purl stitches. Can cast on and bind off.