MAGIC LOOP – Hat!
Sunday 12 November @ 1pm – 3pm with Kirsten
Want to learn to knit in the round without using DPNS or short circulars? This session will introduce you to the wonders of magic loop – knit in the round, any diameter with a long circular needle.
You will learn how to set up your needles and cast on to work magic loop, and how to knit a small circumference using the one needle. The workshop will start you off with a simple hat pattern, which will give you the chance to work rib and stocking stitch, as well the opportunity to try increasing / decreasing in the round.
- 100g Worsted Weight Yarn (Cascade 220 Superwash)
- 4mm / US 6 circular needle, approx. 100 cm / 40 “
- 1 stitch marker
Requirements: You should know how to cast on, knit and purl.
Pattern will be provided, and will have options for fitted and slouchy versions.
LEARN TO CROCHET
Sunday 14 January @ 11am – 2pm with Sol
Grab your hook and learn this amazing craft! This beginner workshop will give you a great introduction to the incredible world of crochet so that you can start creating beautiful projects for you and your home. By working a simple project you will learn the basic techniques to start your crochet journey.
You will learn:
- How to hold your yarn and hook
- How to crochet a chain
- How to crochet two basic stitches
- How to avoid extra or missing stitches when working flat
- How to change colours
No experience required!
- Chunky yarn in 2 light colours
- 6mm or 7mm hook
- 2 removable stitch markers
- Darning needle
All workshops are held in my dye studio located in: