5 weeks (includes *Pre-Class), 1 class per week, 2 hours/ class
Knit this spectacular color work cardigan by Andrea Mowry. Our knowledgeable instructor will guide you through the knitting process beginning with a gauge swatch to ensure you get the perfect fit.
Class Project: Throwback Cardigan by Andrea Mowry
Learn: Top down, seamless sweater construction, gauge swatching, Jeny’s Surprisingly Stretchy Bind-off, garment color work, garment blocking
Base Knitting Level: Intermediate/ Advanced
Skill Prerequisite: Unaided cast-on, knit, purl, decreases, increases, K2tog, M1, SSK, knitting through back loop, short row experience, stranded color work experience
Materials Included w/ Class: Pattern
Additional Materials Required: 980-1,740 yards worsted weight yarn (main color), 150 yards each of three contrast colors in worsted weight yarn for color work yoke, size US 7 & 8, 32”-40” circular needles, US 7 & 8 double point needles or preferred needles for small circumference knitting, stitch markers, waste yarn, tapestry needle
*Purchasing Materials (Pre-Class): The first “class” will be an informal get together lasting approx. an hour where the instructor will help you choose the correct yarn weights, needles, etc. for the class. It will allow time to get yarn wound, as well as to talk through any prep. homework that needs to be completed for the class.
Class Size: 6
Location: Wool & Company, 107A W. Main St.,
St. Charles, IL 60174
(Between ZaZa’s & McNally’s)
Please see some yarn reco’s by the class instructor