9/29: Getting Started: Take measurements and decide on size. Get info on yarn requirements and where to go for yarn. If you have worsted weight yarn and any circular needles, bring them and we can see if they can be used.
10/6: Start Knitting: You will do your swatch and learn how to check your gauge. Cast on with a sturdy stretchy cast on. Determine any side shaping for fronts and backs. How to attach a second skein.
10/20: Shaping upper body: Binding off and shaping armholes. How to create a strong edge for a polished finish. Shape neck edge.
10/27: Shoulders & Edgings: Binding off shoulders for a smooth shoulder seam. Planning and starting sleeves. How determine sleeve lengths and adjusting circumference of sleeve if needed. Invisible increasing. Making two at once.
11/3: Shaping upper sleeve cap to fit the armhole. Pick up stitches for neckband. Learning the pick up ratio for a smooth ribbing.
11/17: Putting it all together. How to sew in your sleeves and side seams for a make or break finish. Weaving in ends and blocking to perfection.
6 Sessions. 9/29, 10/6, 10/20, 10/27, 11/3 and 11/17 ALL TIMES 9am to 11 am
Pattern for classic pullover in worsted weight yarn will be provided
Appropriate circular needle size to be determined
Removable stitch markers, small scissors, tape measure and gauge, pen and paper for notes.
Class payment: Payments will be accepted in store only, not online.
In order to secure your spot in the class please drop off payment at L’Etoffe Fabrics by cash or check. Or kindly drop off a cash deposit of $25, the remainder can be paid the first day of class. The first day of class credit card charges will be accepted.
Class Cancellation Policy: You may cancel your attendance 7 days prior to the class with a full refund. After that there will be no refunds.
Once class is filled we will begin a wait-list.