March 23, 2018 –
This crescent-shaped shawl uses a simple construction with no short rows, making it both quick and relaxing to work. But these super cute owls with their beaded owls, make this shawl a to-die for knit! Navigate the cute cables and adding beading into your knitting! Yarnista & Owner Susan Dickerson will help you through this super enjoyable knit:
- 1 to 3 pm Wednesdays, Jan. 10 & 24*
- 10 am to 12 pm Saturdays, Jan. 13 & Feb. 3*
- 10 am to 12 pm Thursdays, Feb. 8 & 22*
- 10 am to 12 pm Fridays, March 9 & 23*
All materials can be purchased for 10% off after registering by stopping by or calling us at (757) 345-3655. Class is limited to 6 people.
Class Level: Intermediate
Skills required: You must be able to cast on, knit & purl, and have consistent tension
What you will learn: Read a chart, increasing, how to add beads to your knitting and cabling
Materials: 430 yards or more of fingering weight yarn, US size 3 needles (or size to accomplish gauge), A LOT of stitch markers, 6/0 beads for owl’s eyes (not available at The Flying Needles), and a crochet hook that will fit through the beads
Pattern: Hogwarts Express by Susan Ashcroft, $3.70 Ravelry download $6 printed pattern
Cost: $60 with 24-hour advance reservation / $70 walk-in
*NOTE: To successfully navigate this class, you will have homework between the 1st & 2nd class that will need to be completed. If you do not have time to complete the homework between classes, we suggest you wait to take the class when you have more time.