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Professional Finishing Workshop with tutor, Debbie Abrahams.
Saturday 7th October 2023 | 10am - 4pm
During this workshop we will discuss and practice various techniques to help improve your knitting and finishing skills. Included in the itinerary will be:
• Methods of casting on: Thumb Cable Tubular • The importance of tension and how it affects measurements • Methods of decreasing and increasing (fully fashioning) • Calculating the number of stitches to pick up along an edge • Picking up stitches along vertical and horizontal edges • Mattress stitch for vertical seams • Shaping shoulders using Japanese short-row-shaping
A little homework is required in preparation for the workshop. Please knit two identical pieces of fabric as follows: Cast on 30 sts using 4.00mm needles and a double-knitting weight yarn, and work 40 rows in stocking stitch (knit 1 row, purl 1 row), beginning with a knit row. Cut yarn and leave stitches on a holders.
You will need to bring - knitting needles: 3.25mm, 4.00mm and one 4.50mm needle, scissors, sewing up needle (blunt-ended), sewing needle (sharp-pointed), tape measure or ruler, three stitch markers (clip ones that you can open up like a safety pin).
Skill level: This workshop is suitable for beginners & next step knitters
There are 10 places on this workshop.
Yarn, refreshments and lunch will be provided on the day.
A special 10% discount voucher. This can be used once in store, exclusions include workshops, Scheepjes, gift cards and colour packs.
This workshop requires a little homework of stocking stitch knitted swatches. Details are in the description above.
Once purchased you will receive a letter explaining more about the day. Letters will be sent out nearer to the workshop date.
N.B. Sometimes due to circumstances beyond our control workshops and events may be cancelled. At which point the cost of your workshop will be fully refunded. We cannot be held liable for any travel costs incurred.
Please note if you choose to make a cancellation within 7 days of the event, you will still be charged.
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