Fair Isle Hat Design, April 17 from The Loopy Ewe

In Stock for $40.00

Susan B. Anderson
Fair Isle Hat Design, April 17 from The Loopy Ewe
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Teacher: Susan B. Anderson - Susan is the author of Spud and Chloe at the Farm, Itty-Bitty Toys, Itty-Bitty Hats, and Itty-Bitty Nursery. This is our first time to have her here teaching with us, and we're so looking forward to her fun teaching style. If you miss out on getting a spot at this class, Susan will also be at the shop on Thursday morning (April 18) to hang out and meet people informally.

Date: Wednesday, April 17, 6:30-9:30 pm

Location: The Loopy Ewe

Cost: $40

Learn how to do two-handed fair-isle while creating your own hat and selecting your own colors and stitch patterns. This class is intended for first time fair-isle knitters or people who are fairly new to fair-isle. Class will include instruction on Latvian Braids, different color work stitch patterns, catching long floats and short floats, etc. There will be plenty of options and you’ll have lots of fun while creating your own hat to show off your personal style!

Materials: 100 yards of worsted-weight wool for the main color of your hat and at least 2 contrasting colors of worsted weight yarn (50 yards each). U.S. 7 needles in a 16†circular and 4 DPN’s (or size needed to obtain gauge of 5 st/inch), tape measure, pencil.

Homework: We are making a hat to fit a 20-22 inch head. Cast on 96 stitches in your main color yarn and work in the round with a K2 P2 rib for about 1 inch.

Cancellation Policy: If you need to cancel your registration, you may do so up to one week prior to the class for a full refund. No refunds will be issued for missed classes.

We currently have 1+ in stock and available — we first started selling this in March 2013.
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