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Sat, Apr 13

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Fort Worth

Steeking with the Knitting Fairy - April 13

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.

Steeking with the Knitting Fairy - April 13
Steeking with the Knitting Fairy - April 13

Time & Location

Apr 13, 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Fort Worth, 552 Lipscomb St, Fort Worth, TX 76104, USA

Guests

About the event

Steeks - An original class by Alissa Barton, Knitting Fairy

Saturday, April 13

10a to 12:30p

$85 p/p

Limited to 6 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)

HOMEWORK

** 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 – All guests are still required to wash their hands upon entrance to the shop.

(C) 2021 Alissa Barton, Knitting Fairy. This information is for the use of promoting classes taught by Alissa Barton and may not be used for any other purpose.

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  • Steeking - April 13

    $85 p/p

    $85.00
    +$2.13 service fee

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