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How to Knit a Cable



Cables are a popular technique used in many knitting patterns to create interlocking turns and twists. Cables may look difficult or confusing, but give them a try and see for yourself how easy they can be.
In this single 2 hour class let us show you how to make a simple cable pattern and perfect your technique using a cable needle. 
We will talk about the structure of a cable stitch, how to read a cable pattern and see what one looks like on a chart. 

Supplies:
Yarn: Worsted weight yarn, the sample is 95 yds (you will need at least 400 yds if you are making a scarf). 
Needles: size 8 and a corresponding sized cable needle.

Prerequisites: You must be able to do these without assistance
Cast on
Bind off
Knit and purl in the same row.
Read a written knitting pattern. 

Homework: Be sure your to have your supplies and your yarn wound, if necessary, before the day of class.

Class size is limited and masks are required. 


Skill Level:
intermediate
Skill Details:
Learn how to knit a cable using a cable needle and how to read a cable pattern.
Requirements:
Must be able to cast on, bind off, knit and purl in the same row and read a knitting pattern without assistance.
Instructor Name:
Sandra D
Instructor Bio:
Sandra has been teaching Fiber Arts for over 20 years. She is a Certified Therapeutic Fiber Arts Instructor with emphasis in Special Education. She uses an student driven approach allowing each person to learn at their own pace.




How to Knit a Cable

Cost:
$ 25.00
Price does not include class supplies. Supplies must be purchased from the shop prior to the first day of class.
SDC301:   Sat, May 8, 2021 at 9:00 am to 11:00 am
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