Skill Building: Fixing Mistakes in Knitting

Knit Tips - Fixing Mistakes
When:
October 9, 2022 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
2022-10-09T13:00:00-04:00
2022-10-09T15:00:00-04:00
Cost:
$25
Contact:
Yarnability
304.876.8081

Oops! Ready to learn how to fix mistakes in knitting? Whether a refresher or new to fixing mistakes, this class will increase confidence in dealing with those Oops! moments. Instead of a disaster, mistakes can be an opportunity to use newly learned skills.

2 Class dates and Times

  • Sunday October 9 at 1pm-3pm
  • Sunday November 20 at 1pm-3pm

Expect to learn about:

  • stitch orientation
  • stitch recognition in stitch patterns
  • “tinking” and “frogging”
  • how to fix dropped stitches in garter and stockinette
  • how to fix stitch pattern mistakes

Supplies: 

  • US size 7 or 8 needles
  • smooth light colored worsted weight yarn
  • small crochet hook (size F or G) or fix it tool

Homework:

  • Knit 3 swatches
  • 1 swatch: Cast on 20 stitches and knit in garter stitch for 4 inches – leave on the needle and yarn attached
  • 2 swatches: Cast on 20 stitches and knit in stockinette stitch for 4 inches – leave on the needle and yarn attached