Stranded in Your Hat with Mary Scott Huff

Read Mary Scott Huff's bio here!

In this introduction to stranded colorwork, we will learn the basic moves for handling two strands at the same time, and what is special about the construction of stranded colorwork. We will practice stranding by swatching in class, then begin this stranded colorwork hat pattern. No stranded knitting experience is necessary!

Skill Level: Intermediate: Basic knitting skills; cast on, bind off, knit, purl, increase, decrease, knitting in the round.

Materials to bring: Please bring

Homework: Determine a rough starting gauge by knitting a single-color stockinette swatch. Using a needle 1 size smaller than the one used for your gauge swatch, CO 128 sts and join for knitting in rounds. Work 2 rounds in k1 p1 rib (or edging of your choice).

Material Fee: None

Class size: 15

Spaces Available: 10

This class will be held: Friday, April 19th, 2013 Afternoon - 1pm - 4pm

Please read instructions carefully on the Workshop Page before signing up!

 

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