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Ziggy Stardust Cowl - TU Sept 11 & 18, 7-9 pm

Ziggy Stardust Cowl - TU Sept 11 & 18, 7-9 pm

$65.00
6 Available
Learn how to knit Fair Isle like a rock star!

Description

Learn how to knit Fair Isle like a rock star! We’ll cover reading colorwork charts, techniques for English, Continental, and Combinations methods, trapping floats, avoiding puckering and corrugated ribbing.

Skills learned:

  • Corrugated ribbing

  • Fair Isle

  • Reading Fair Isle charts

  • Trapping floats

  • Avoiding common pitfalls in color work

  • Finishing techniques


Materials:

  • 127 yards of heavy worsted weight yarn in each of two colors. We recommend 1 cake Freia Ombré Worsted and one skein of Manos Maxima

  • US#8 (5 mm) 16” circular needle

  • tapestry needle

  • stitch markers

  • Copy of Ziggy Stardust pattern, available here.


Homework:
With CC using German Twisted Cast On method, CO 120 sts. Join into round being careful not to twist sts, place marker for beginning of round.
Here is a video for the German Twisted Cast On or stop in the store to have us help you get started!

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.