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Finishing for Knitters, part 1

  • wild and wooly 1212 Chuck Dawley Boulevard Mount Pleasant, SC, 29464 United States (map)

Finishing for Knitters

Come learn finishing techniques such as special bind offs, seaming, and more!

Monday, September 16, 3-5pm
Cost: $45

You will need some swatches, all still on the needles.
Swatch #1: (make 1)
Needles: Size 7 or 8 straight
Yarn: Worsted or DK weight, any color or fiber
Cast on: 40 stitches
Row 1: Knit 30, (p2, k2) for last 10 sts
Row 2: (k2, p2) for 10 sts, Purl 30.
Repeat these two rows for a total of 6 rows. Leave on the needle!
Swatch #2: (make 4)
Needles: size 7 or 8 double pointed needles
Yarn: Same as for Swatch #1
Cast on: 15 stitches
Work 6 rows stockinette stitch
Do not bind off. Cut yarn, leaving an 18-inch tail.

Make 4 of this swatch and leave sts on needles! We will use 2 each for 2 different types of finishes.

Additionally, if you have a project that you need help finishing, bring it and we'll see what we can do!

Earlier Event: September 9
Beginning Crochet Class
Later Event: September 21
Beginning Knit Class