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Geometric Colorwork Hat with Olga Buraya-Kefelian: SA Feb 17 & 24, 10-noon
Geometric Colorwork Hat with Olga Buraya-Kefelian: SA Feb 17 & 24, 10-noonGeometric Colorwork Hat with Olga Buraya-Kefelian: SA Feb 17 & 24, 10-noon

Geometric Colorwork Hat with Olga Buraya-Kefelian: SA Feb 17 & 24, 10-noon

$85.00
14 Available
This geometric colorwork hat is fun to make!

Description

This geometric colorwork hat is fun to make! The bold pattern is created using Fair Isle technique. Learn to work stranded colorwork and how to trap your floats and create consistent fabric.

Two 2 hour classes

Skills needed:

students should know how to knit, purl, increase, decrease, work in the round and be familiar with colorwork.

Skills learned:

  • 3 different ways of stretchy cast on for 1x1 rib

  • 2 different methods of knitting colorwork in the round

  • how to regulate tension and fabric distribution throughout your colorwork

  • two methods of trapping floats in your colorwork


 

Materials:

  • light DK weight yarn: 202 yards of main color and 202 yards of contrast color

  • US#2 (2.75 mm) 16” circular

  • US#3 (3.25 mm) 16” circular

  • US#5 (3.75 mm) 16” circular and double pointed needles

  • stitch marker

  • tapestry needle

  • copy of Fractals Hat pattern, available on Ravelry


Homework:
Work gauge swatch in CC yarn using 1x1 Rib on middle size needle to achieve 32 sts and 44 rnds = 4", measure it once dry after washing and blocking.

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.