August 23, 2018 –
The Find Your Fade Shawl is a Choose Your Own Adventure Knit! Sharting at a single point, this shawl grows, shifts & fades into a piece that you can is guaranteed to make you cozy! This asymmetrical triangular shawl uses clever increasing & decreasing combined with garter and lace for a knitting adventure. This also was our Spring 2018 KAL, so we have lots of samples in the shop you can use as a guide. Use 1, 3 or 10 colors and make this shawl YOURS! Yarnista & Owner Susan Dickerson will teach you tricks and tips to be successful in this creative knit. This 2-session class is offered 1 to 3 pm Thursdays, Aug. 23 & 30. Be sure to drop in Friday or Saturday, Aug. 17 or 18, to see AAAAAALL the color choices from Queen City Yarns Trunk Show and Yarn Tastings.
All materials can be purchased at The Flying Needles for 10% off after you have registered. The class is limited to 6 people. Register for this class by stopping by or calling us at (757) 345-3655.
Class Level: Intermediate
Skills required: You must be able to cast on, knit, purl and bind
What you will learn: Lace & fading
Materials: 7 colors of fingering weight yarns with a minimum of 80 yards and up to 320 yards; size US 4 needles 32” length or longer, stitch markers, tapestry needle for weaving ends
Pattern: Find Your Fade by Andrea Mowry, $7 electronic Ravelry download or $9 printed
Cost: $60 with 24-hour advance reservation / $80 walk-in