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Fair Isle Mittens: TU Feb 12, 19 & 26, 7-9 pm
Fair Isle Mittens: TU Feb 12, 19 & 26, 7-9 pmFair Isle Mittens: TU Feb 12, 19 & 26, 7-9 pmFair Isle Mittens: TU Feb 12, 19 & 26, 7-9 pm

Fair Isle Mittens: TU Feb 12, 19 & 26, 7-9 pm

$80.00
6 Available
Learn Fair Isle knitting and Latvian braids with the pattern designer!
  • Skill Level: intermediate
  • Project: mitts
  • Technique: fair isle
  • Instructor: Tanis

Description

Afraid of getting caught in a tangled web with Fair Isle knitting? Curious about Latvian braids? These Charlotte’s Web-themed mittens are the perfect pattern for any knitting bibliophile.

Three 2 hour classes

Skills needed:

ability to knit and purl, knit in the round

Skills learned:



    • Fair Isle chart reading

    • thumb gussets

    • Fair Isle techniques for English, Continental, and Combo knitters

    • Latvian braids

    • decreasing and increasing

    • traditional Nordic mitten shaping





  • knitting on 2 circular needles


Materials:

  • 275 yards each DK weight yarn in 2 highly contrasting colors. We recommend Brooklyn Tweed Arbor, Kelbourne Woolens Scout or Knerd String DK

  • Two US#2.5 (3mm) 16” circular needle

  • waste yarn

  • tapestry needle

  • stitch markers

  • Charlotte’s Web Mittens pattern, available 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.