Class Description: Have you wanted to knit a colorwork cardigan, but the thought of cutting into your knitting makes you break out in a cold sweat? Learn about how to knit a circular-yoke colorwork sweater, and then cut it open into a cardigan - on a cute baby sweater!
Instructor: Anne K.
- Saturday, March 7th from 10am to noon
- Saturday, March 14th from 11am to noon (optional)
- Saturday, March 21st from 10am to noon
Course Fee: $75 for 5 hours of instruction.
Yarn: One skein sport, DK, or worsted weight yarn for the main color, plus smaller amounts of one or more contrasting colors in the same weight.
Needles: 16" circular needle in an appropriate size for your yarn (probably between size 5 - 7)
Techniques covered: Knitting a top-down circular-yoke sweater. Stranded colorwork. Techniques for reinforcing your knitting before cutting a steek. Picking up stitches for button-bands.