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Socks that Rock with Andrea Gledhill

July 28 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

$80

Description:

This Workshop will run over two 3 hour classes on Saturday 28th of July and 4th of August. Both starting at 1pm – 4pm. 

Have you ever wondered what the fuss is all about handknit socks? Handknit socks are fun and addictive to knit and the endless availability of fun and beautiful sock yarns mean that if you learn to knit socks then you will always have something to keep you busy!

Have you ever wondered what the fuss is all about handknit socks? Handknit socks are fun and addictive to knit and the endless availability of fun and beautiful sock yarns mean that if you learn to knit socks then you will always have something to keep you busy!

In this workshop you will learn to knit socks from the top down using either double pointed needles or the magic loop method. Techniques you will learn include:

• Long tail cast on
• Joining and knitting in the round
• Heel tips and techniques (choice of short row heel or heel flap and gusset)
• Kitchener stitch
• Sock yarn selection and fitting considerations
• Fixing simple mistakes in knitting

A basic ‘vanilla’ sock pattern included in the workshop price. Needles and Yarn are available for purchase from Addicted to Fabric or feel free to bring some that you already have

This is not a beginner knitting class.
You should already be able to knit and purl confidently to gain the most from this class. This class will build on those skills.

 

Further Details:

Level of skillIntermediate
PrerequisitesNone
Hours of attendance1pm to 4pm
Cost$80 for 2 classes
FrequencyTwo 3 hour workshops on Saturday 28/7/2018 and Saturday 4/8/2018 . Both 1pm-4pm

Details

Date:
July 28
Time:
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost:
$80
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Venue

Addicted 2 Fabric Office
25 Dundas Court
Phillip, ACT 2606 Australia
Phone:
02 62824494

Tickets

7 available
Socks that Rock$80.00

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