Saturday Socks

hand knit socks
August 26, 2017 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Join me on Saturdays to learn how to knit socks! This 3-part class will get you started and finished with a pair of socks.

hand knit socks Friday night feetClass: Saturday August 26, September 2, and 9. 2pm to 4pm. $45 covers all 3 class meetings.

Supplies Needed: 1 to 2 skeins of worsted weight sock yarn. We suggest West Yorkshire Spinners Aire Valley Aran. Knitting needles size US 5. Your choice of double pointed needles, 9″ circulars, or 32″ circulars for magic loop method.

Pattern: Please bring a copy of the Rye Sock Pattern by Tin Can Knits to class. Pattern is available for free on Ravelry.

Skills Required: Beginner-Intermediate knitting experience. Proficient in knit and purl stitch. Prior experience knitting in the round.

Skilles Learned: Sock anatomy, sock yarn choices, measurements, picking up stitches, increases, decreases

Suggestion: Beginner knitters working in the round are encouraged to use the 9″ circular or the double pointed needles. Magic Loop technique can be used if the knitter has experience with this method. The method will not be taught during this class.