Sat, Dec 11|
(SOLD OUT) Steeking with the Knitting Fairy - December 11
Ever wear one of your sweaters and think "I wish I had made this a cardigan?" Cutting your knitting is terrifying but Alissa Barton has a plan to make it MUCH less scary. Intermediate Skill Level.
Time & Location
Dec 11, 2021, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Fort Worth, 552 Lipscomb St, Fort Worth, TX 76104, USA
About the event
Steeks - An original class by Alissa Barton, Knitting Fairy
Saturday, December 11 - 1 to 4 p.m.
Limited to 5 participants
Experience Level - Intermediate. Students should be able to knit & purl confidently.
Ever wear one of your sweaters and think "I wish I had made this a cardigan?" This class is for YOU! It does not matter if you planned ahead or decide after the fact - cutting your knitting is terrifying but Alissa has a plan to make it MUCH less scary.
We are going to knit a basic tube of fabric before class & during class we will cover different ways you can secure your stitches & cut the piece to create any shape.
SKILLS LEARNED DURING CLASS
- Hand sewn steeks
- Crochet finish steeks (crochet experience not required)
- Steek finishing techniques
MATERIALS NEEDED IN CLASS*
- 1 Tube, knitted ahead of class (details and instructions provided at sign-up; see homework below** for recommended yarn & needle)
- Sharp Sewing needles
- Crochet hook, 2 sizes smaller than your needle used in sample
- Sewing thread
- SHARP fabric scissors (I will have mine that you may use if you do not have any)
** Using worsted weight yarn & US #8, 16" circular needle. Loosely cast on 81 sts, join to work in the round. Knit until the piece measures 6". Bind off loosely at a tension that matches the size of your cast on.
NOTE – Masks are now once again required at JuJu Knits, per CDC guidelines. All guests are still required to wash their hands upon entrance to the shop. No refunds - when you commit, so do we.
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Steeking - December 11
+$1.63 Service fee
+$1.63 Service fee