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Intro to Toe Up Socks: TH Oct 1, 8 & 15, 7-9 pm

$80.00

Socks seem intimidating? Try DK socks! Learn how to construct socks from the bottom up so you can try them and check the fit. Be sure to have your homework prepared before arriving to class!

Description

Socks seem intimidating? Try DK socks! Learn how to construct socks from the bottom up so you can try them and check the fit. Be sure to have your homework prepared before arriving to class!

2 hour sessions

Skills needed:  This class is intermediate. Students should know how to knit, purl, knit in the round, increase and decrease.

Skills learned: 

  • Short rows
  • After Thought Heal
  • Heal Gusset
  • Tips for fitting socks
  • Stretchy Bind Off

Materials:

  • Yarn: 220-250 DK weight
  • US#3 (3.25 mm) double pointed or long circular needles
  • Progress keeper or stitch marker with a claw or crab clasp
  • Tapestry Needle
  • A Copy of Basic Adult Toe-Up Sock Pattern (Max Version) by Vintage Purls, available on Ravelry

Homework:

Please prepare a gauge swatch