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$80

Lace Baby Sweater – February Baby (in progress)

June 1, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until June 8, 2016

Instructor: Tanis

Uniquely constructed, lacey and full of character, this classic Elizabeth Zimmerman project will boost your pattern reading skills and sweater making! We’ll take a 2 paragraph pattern and turn it into an heirloom-quality, top down, lace cardigan with button bands.

Three two-hour classes

Instructor: Tanis

Skills Needed: This class is rated “funky” – ability to knit and purl is required.

Sills Learned:

  • top down sweater construction
  • create basic lace
  • refresh or pick up increasing and decreasing stitches

Materials:

  • 360-400 yards of DK weight yarn. We recommend BC Garn Semilla or Stonehedge Fiber Mill Superwash
  • US#6 (4mm) 24” circular needles
  • copy of the Knitter’s Almanac by Elizabeth Zimmerman, available at the shop
  • 5 small buttons
  • darning needle
  • two stitch holders or scrap yarn

*Photos courtesy of Jared Flood.

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