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Fair Isle Sheep Mittens: WE Nov 29, Dec 6 & 13, 7-9 pm
Fair Isle Sheep Mittens: WE Nov 29, Dec 6 & 13, 7-9 pmFair Isle Sheep Mittens: WE Nov 29, Dec 6 & 13, 7-9 pm

Fair Isle Sheep Mittens: WE Nov 29, Dec 6 & 13, 7-9 pm

$80.00
3 Available
These mittens are the perfect way to advance beyond hats and cowls. We’ll cover Fair Isle technique, thumbs, charts, and finishing.

Description

Ready to bump up your Fair Isle skills? These mittens are the perfect way to advance beyond hats and cowls. We’ll cover Fair Isle technique, thumbs, charts, and finishing.

Three 2 hour classes

Skills learned:

  • Fair Isle techniques for English, Continental, and Combination knitting

  • working on DPNs

  • working in the round with multiple colors

  • increasing and decreasing

  • Fair Isle chart reading

  • afterthought thumbs

  • kitchener stitch

  • finishing techniques


Materials:

  • 10 yards worsted weight yarn of each of 4 colors. We recommend Shepherds Wool.

  • US#6 (4 mm) double pointed needles

  • US#7 (4.5 mm) double pointed needles

  • stitch markers

  • tapestry needle

  • Copy of the Baa-ble Mittens and Cowl pattern, available on Ravelry


 

Homework:

On US#6 needles using A, using longtail method, cast on 32 sts. Get ready for working in the round, ensuring that the work is not twisted. Place marker for start of round.

Round 1: *K2, P2*, repeat from * to * to the end of the round. Repeat last round a further 19 times (20 rnds).

 

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.