This baby or child sweater is a great way to learn how to knit a pieced garment. The little cable detail adds to it's sweetness and you can learn how to make a cable with or without a cable needle and read a cable chart.
This is a 3 part class, please plan on attending all 3 classes for best results. Prerequisite:Must be able to knit and purl in the same row, increase/decrease and read a pattern independently.
Materials: Yarn: Model was done in Lang Cashmerino and used 4 balls. You will need more if you are making a larger size. Approx 300 - 600 yds light DK or DK yarn. Needles: Size 3 24" Pattern: Given in class.
NOTE: Please bring from home: a pencil and two colored markers. Purchase and wind yarn if needed before class, supplies such as tapestry needle, scissors, stitch markers, tape measure are also needed.
Homework: Have yarn wound if needed, make a stockinette stitch gauge swatch and get your gauge.
Please be aware: Class and workshop fees can be credited to your account or transferable up to two weeks before the start of the class. We cannot credit accounts or transfer after that window.
Learn how to knit a pieced sweater with a cable detail. Learn how to read a cable chart, make a cable with/without a cable needle and seam up your garment.
Must be able to read a knitting pattern, knit, purl, increase and decrease without assistance.
Becky is a retired teacher and principal from Northern California and recently moved with her husband to Long Beach. Becky learned to knit and do a variety of needle crafts as a young girl. She re-learned how to knit when pregnant by knitting an Aran sweater while she was living in Scotland.
Becky enjoys knitting for gifts, learning new techniques and sharing her skills with others.
Kid's Cable-Up Sweater
$ 75.00 Price includes a total of 6 hours of in class instruction and the knitting pattern given in class.
Wed, Aug 17, 2022 at 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm Wed, Aug 24, 2022 at 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm Wed, Aug 31, 2022 at 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm