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Beginner Lace Shawl - Swallowtail: WE Sept 5, 12 & 19, 7-9 pm

Beginner Lace Shawl - Swallowtail: WE Sept 5, 12 & 19, 7-9 pm

$80.00
6 Available
We’ll learn to read a lace chart with ease and work traditional shawl shaping.

Description

Lace knitting can look intimidating, but this shawl class will take the mystery out of this lovely technique! We’ll learn to read a lace chart with ease and work traditional shawl shaping.

three 2-hour sessions

Skills learned:


  • Basic lace techniques

  • Increasing and decreasing

  • How to read a chart

  • Traditional shawl construction

  • Nupps

  • Garter tab cast on

  • Blocking and finishing techniques for lace knitting


Materials:


  • 450 yards lace weight yarn OR 550 yards fingering weight yarn OR 650 yards sport/DK weight yarn in a light color (i.e. no black or navy)

  • US 4 (3.5mm) 24” circular needle for lace weight OR US 6 (4mm) 24” circular needle for fingering weight OR US 8 (5mm) 24” circular needle for sport/DK weight

  • stitch markers

  • tapestry needle

  • waste yarn

  • size D crochet hook

  • Copy of free Swallowtail pattern on Ravelry


 

Class fees are not refundable unless the class is canceled by the shop. If cancellation is made outside of 72 hours of class start time, you will be provided with a store credit for use for any future purchase with the shop. Unless otherwise indicated, our classes are for adults only. Your registration is valid for the dates listed in the description and may not be transferred to other class dates.

We offer a full refund within 30 days on any full priced yarn, bag or clothing item in original condition with receipt. Wound yarn or yarn smelling of smoke or containing pet hair may not be returned. Unfortunately, there are no returns on gift cards, needles, notions, books, patterns or discounted yarns.