Wrapped Stitches ~ Carol Rhoades

  • 03/19/2017
  • 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM (CDT)
  • Boardroom (2nd floor)
  • 11

Registration


Description

Learn several ways to wrap single or groups of stitches for decorative effects. We’ll try methods found in British, Finnish, and Estonian knitting traditions that include passing slipped stitches over from right and left, winding yarn around stitches, and wraps created with loops of the working yarn. 

See teacher bio.

Skill level 

Basic knitting: knit/purl, cast-on/bind-off, knit in the round.

Supplies Needed

  • 1 ball smooth sport-weight wool yarn (Dale Heilo or Falk or Nature Spun Sport work well) – light color yarn works best

  • small amount of contrast yarn if desired

  • set of 4 or 5 dpn or long circular appropriate for yarn –  approx U.S. size 3-4 / 3 -3.5 mm

  • notepaper and pen

Homework

  • With light yarn, CO 36 sts; join to work in the round. Purl 1 rnd, knit 1 rnd, purl 1 rnd and then knit 4 rnds. Leave piece on needles so you can begin the class sampler. 

Materials Fee
  • $3 for handouts

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