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Bottom-Up Lace Sweater: TH Oct 11, 25 & Nov 1, 7-9 pm

Bottom-Up Lace Sweater: TH Oct 11, 25 & Nov 1, 7-9 pm

$80.00
6 Available
Autumn’s End is a bottom up lace raglan with elegant decreases hidden in the lace pattern.

Description

If you have knitted a raglan from the top down and want to expand your skills, or just want to take your in-the-round sweater skills to the next level, this is the class for you! Autumn’s End is a bottom up lace raglan with elegant decreases hidden in the lace pattern. The leaf-lace stitch pattern makes this a perfect lightweight sweater for the transitional months. Waist shaping is worked in stockinette stitch on the sweater’s sides producing a flatting contour.

3 sessions, with a break between the first and second

Skills learned:


  • Bottom up sweater construction

  • Raglan decreases in lace

  • Lace chart reading

  • Picking up stitches

  • Blocking and finishing


Materials:

  • 860 (1000, 1150,1300 [1440, 1580, 1730] yards of sport weight yarn with good stretch.

  • US #8 (5 mm) 24” or 32”circular needle

  • US #8 (5mm) double pointed needles

  • US #7 (4.5mm) 24” or 32” circular needle

  • US #7 (4.5mm) double pointed needles

  • US #6 (4mm) 16” circular needle

  • stitch markers in 2 colors

  • Scrap yarn to use to hold stitches, or stitch holders

  • tapestry needle

  • Copy of Autumn’s End pattern on Ravelry or in Botanical Knits, which is available for purchase at the shop.


Homework:


Please come to class with a 6” by 6” swatch knitted in the yarn you intend to use, knitted with the needles you intend to use for the sweater. Gauge is 20 stitches and 26 rows over 4 inches.

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.