December 13, 2016 –
Decking your halls, handmade style! Meet Spirals & Chevrons by Rae Blackledge. Guest Instructor and S&B knit night ringleader MaryAnne Teal will lead you through this quest of taking the commercial out of your Holiday Season and making it uber personal. These cuties take a minimum amount of time and materials – WE PROMISE! AAAAAND a great gift idea for a teacher or a Holiday hostess.
These ornaments are knit in the round with 40 yards of fingering or sock-weight yarn. Conveniently, we have 40-yards of hand-dyed yarns from our friends at Done Roving! And in colors galore!
This 1-session class will be held twice, once in the day and another in the evening. The first class will be held from 7 to 9:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 7; the second class is 10:30 am to 1 pm Tuesday, Dec. 13.
Materials can be purchased at the shop for 10% off after you have registered. The class is limited to 12 people. You can register for this class by stopping by the shop or calling us at (757) 345-3655.
Class Level: Intermediate
Skills required: You must be able to cast on, knit, purl, k2tog and yarn over.
What you will learn: A circular cast on.
Materials: 40 yards of fingering weight or sock yarn (in stock for $4), size 2 circular 40” needles for Magic Loop or 2 circulars, a medium-sized plastic ornament (we have these in stock for $1), a pin-type stitch marker and a tapestry needle.
Pattern: Spirals and Chevrons by Rae Blackledge, available for $8 from Ravelry, not included in the cost of your class. You can either download ahead of time or purchase through us prior to the class. Ask us for help if you are not familiar with Ravelry.