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Yoko-Yoko Sweater Workshop with Olga Burya-Kefelian: SU Feb 17, 24 & Mar 3, 1-3 pm
Yoko-Yoko Sweater Workshop with Olga Burya-Kefelian: SU Feb 17, 24 & Mar 3, 1-3 pmYoko-Yoko Sweater Workshop with Olga Burya-Kefelian: SU Feb 17, 24 & Mar 3, 1-3 pmYoko-Yoko Sweater Workshop with Olga Burya-Kefelian: SU Feb 17, 24 & Mar 3, 1-3 pm

Yoko-Yoko Sweater Workshop with Olga Burya-Kefelian: SU Feb 17, 24 & Mar 3, 1-3 pm

$85.00
12 Available
Advanced your sweater skills with local designer Olga.
  • Skill Level: advanced
  • Project: sweater
  • Instructor: Olga

Description

This simple yet versatile pullover combines Stockinette stitch and gradually expanding 1x1 rib towards the shoulders. It is full of neat techniques that you can learn to make your knitting look impeccable. The perfect relaxed fit of this slightly oversized style will make this your "go-to" sweater.

Three 2 hour sessions

Skills required:

Students should have previously knit a sweater and have the ability to knit in the round.

Skills learned:

  • advanced pattern reading

  • tubular cast on for 1x1 rib

  • German short rows

  • sloped bind off

  • tubular neckline casing for 1x1 rib collar

  • mattress stitch

  • tubular bind off for 1x1 rib


Materials:

To fit bust 28-30 (32-34, 36-38, 40-42, 44-46, 48-50, 52-54, 56-58)” and intended to be worn with 2-6” of positive ease, or even looser if desired:

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS

Bust circumference 32.5 (36.5, 40.5, 44.5, 48.5, 52.5, 57, 60.5)"

Length from top of shoulder 23.75 (23.75, 24.5, 24.75, 25.5, 26.75, 27.5, 27.75)”

Shown in size 40.5”

  • 1070 (1200, 1330, 1475, 1650, 1875, 2090, 2240) yards of any DK weight yarn. We recommend Hazel Knits Lively DK (90% merino, 10% nylon), 275 yards per 130 g skein 4 (5, 5, 6, 6, 7, 8, 9) skeins

  • US#6 (4 mm) 24” and 16” circulars and set of dpns

  • US#5 (3.75 mm) 24” and 16” circulars and set of dpns

  • US#2 (2.75 mm) circular (any length)

  • stitch markers (regular and removable types)

  • stitch holders

  • tapestry needle

  • crochet hook size US E or F (3.5 or 3.75 mm

  • copy of the Yoko-Yoko Sweater pattern, available on Ravelry


Homework:

Prepare a gauge swatch on the larger needle size and measure to confirm that you have achieved gauge. If gauge is not achieved, prepare additional gauge swatch until you have accurate gauge. Gauge is: 21 sts and 30 rows = 4” in St st worked flat, measured once washed and blocked.

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.