Fixing Your Mistakes: Lace and Cable Edition w/ Guest Designer Michele Bernstein
June 2nd, 10am-1pm
Tired of feeling frustrated by your knitting projects? Not sure what went wrong or how to fix it? Learn to troubleshoot your knitting conundrums and be the boss of your knitting with Guest Designer Michele Bernstein.
Michele will make you the master of your knitting by showing you:
- how to read your knitting
- unknit stitch by stitch (tinking)
- add or remove a decrease
- rip out rows at a time (frogging)
- fixing a cable or section of lace.
Prerequisites: Know basic increases/decreases. Have ability to read and work from a simple chart.
Materials: One skein light colored worsted weight yarn and needles to match (US 8 or so). One crochet hook in size G, H or I. Tapestry needle, cable needle, locking stitch markers, stitch holder, one blocking mat to pin into, T pins.
Homework: Bring to class: Three swatches, instructions will be provided. If you don’t have 3 sets of the same size needle, you can put your swatches on a stitch holder. Come with swatch #1 on the needles, ready to work.
Stash will provide a blocking mat and t-pins for each student