Learn to Knit Socks – Christmas Special (Evening In-Person Session) 11.11.21

£35.00

If you would love to learn how to knit some special socks to gift this Christmas – this workshop is for you!

STARTING THURSDAY 11th NOVEMBER, 6pm-9pm

Throughout this two-part in-person workshop you will receive expert guidance and step by step instruction from casting on your first stitch through to casting off your final one and completing your fabulous festive pair of socks!

This workshop is also running with an online participation option via Zoom – to book this option please click here.

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Description

For a long time socks have been a staple go-to as the perfect gift to give for Christmas. But as soon as they are handmade by the gift giver, the humble sock is elevated to a whole new level of lovely and special. So if you would like to learn how to make some special socks to gift this Christmas – this workshop is for you!

Perfect for the novice/intermediate knitter and undertaken over two sessions, your experienced tutor, Julie Cowan, will teach you how to knit the perfect pair of socks from the toe up. Step-by-step you will cover all the techniques needed for you to master the art of sock knitting, including using circular needles and Magic Loop, slanting increases and seamless Turkish Cast On. 

Whether you opt for plain, stripy, patterned or sparkly, your handmade socks are guaranteed to be treasured by the lucky recipient (and yes, you’re absolutely allowed to give them to yourself!) 🙂

Included:

  • 2 x 3-hour workshop sessions
  • Printed pattern (emailed for those attending virtually)

Techniques covered: 

  • Magic Loop
  • Turkish Cast On
  • Slanting increase
  • Short Row Heel Turn

Skill Level:

  • Novice/Intermediate (participants should be able to knit and purl with reasonable confidence. Help will be given with pattern reading if required)

Dates & Times:

  • Thursday 11th November 6:00pm-9:00pm
  • Thursday 25th November 6:00pm-9:00pm

Location: 

  • The sessions will be held in our upstairs workshop space at: Truro Wool, St Mary’s Street, Truro TR1 2AF
    (This workshop is also running with an online participation option via Zoom – to book this option please click here)

Material Requirements: 

  • 100g 4-Ply sock yarn
  • Needles – 2.5mm x 80cm circular needle
  • Darning needle

 

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