Name
Achieve Sock Drawer Perfection (NEW & EXCLUSIVE!)
Date & Time
Saturday, March 10, 2018, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Session Type:
3-Hour Class
Skill Level:
Intermediate
Teacher:
Hannah Thiessen
Category
Socks, Hats & Gloves, Tips & Techniques
Class Details:
Who doesn’t love a sock drawer filled to the brim with beautiful, hand-knit footwear? Wouldn’t it be even better if every sock fit perfectly, held up to years of wear, and, when necessary, was darned properly? Long-time sock knitter Hannah Thiessen offers a system to fit, knit, prepare, and care for your perfect socks. This class covers the full range of necessary sock-knitting tips, techniques & tricks, from making successful yarn purchases and planning your socks, to the basics of sock care, storage, and repair. In addition to three hours of instruction, each student will receive Hannah’s "Sock Knitting Flowchart" in a handy, laminated, reference size and a small kit of sock-related notions to set them on the right path. Technique Requirements: Knit/Purl; Cast on/bind off; Increase/Decrease; Working in the round; Have knit a few accessories
Homework:
None
Supplies for Class:
Sock yarn (fingering or sport weight, 100g skein) of the student’s choice & an appropriate needle size to match, pencil and paper, phone with calculator capabilities or a calculator
Materials Fee (to Be Paid Directly to the Teacher):
$20
Day
Saturday