Socks 101: A Beginner’s Guide to Sock Knitting
Knitted with worsted OR fingering weight yarn on double pointed needles, this classic sock is the perfect introduction to sock knitting. Learn about the anatomy of socks, how to measure for the perfect fit and the importance of gauge. Also learn about different types of heels and toes. Finish off with an easy modified Kitchener Stitch and a tutorial on blocking your sock to keep its shape wash after wash.
Knitting knowledge required: cast on, knit, purl and decrease.
Cost: $50.00* plus tax.
Time: Thursdays from 7:00-9:00 PM
Dates: Sep 19, Sep 26, Oct 3, Oct 10
Materials List: 1 x 100g of worsted and 4 mm double point needles (dpns) OR 100g fingering weight sock yarn and 2.5 mm double point needles (dpns).
*Materials not inlcuded; may be purchased at Wool Trends with a 20% class discount.