Learn the skills to finish your projects so they are beautiful, wearable garments! This class will teach you how to work a 3-needle bind off, pick up stitches for a border, weave in ends, and seam using mattress stitch (invisible seam).
DATE: Saturday, July 17th
TIME: 10:00am - 12:00pm
COST: $20 (plus materials if needed)
Using a worsted weight yarn and size 8 needles:
MAKE 2 SWATCHES AS FOLLOWS: CO 10 sts and work in stockinette stitch (RS: knit, WS: purl) for 4”. Bind off. DO NOT WEAVE IN ENDS.
MAKE 2 SWATCHES AS FOLLOWS: CO 10 sts and work in K1P1 ribbing for 4”. Bind off, DO NOT WEAVE IN ENDS.
CO 20 sts and work in stockinette stitch for 2”, ending with a WS row. At the beginning of the next 3 RS rows, BO 5 sts. Work 1”. BO all remaining sts. DO NOT WEAVE IN ENDS.
MAKE 2 SWATCHES AS FOLLOWS: CO 20 sts and knit in stockinette stitch for 2”. DO NOT BIND OFF. Hold stitches on stitch holders or waste yarn.
MATERIALS NEEDED (bring or buy at the shop):
US 8 Needles (plus an extra US 8 needle)
Several yards of worsted weight scrap yarn in a contrasting color