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12/07 Sock Knitting: DK Weight, 5:30pm
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12/07 Sock Knitting: DK Weight, 5:30pm

$90.00

Level 301 Intermediate
Level

This is a general guideline, check individual class page for more details.

Beginner: No experience necessary — we’ll teach you everything!

Beginner Plus:   You have taken a 101 class or equivalent. You are familiar with threading your machine or know basic knit or crochet stitches.

Intermediate: You’ve got a few projects under your belt. You’ve made a few things and are looking to increase your knowledge.

Advanced: You know quite a bit about your chosen craft and you’re ready to take it to the next level.

Teacher Kristen
Spaces 4 out of 4 spaces left!

4 in stock and available for pickup at:
59 Broadway, Denver, CO

Three classes total:
12/07/22, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
12/14/22, 5:30pm - 7:30pm

12/21/22, 5:30pm - 6:30pm

Are you excited to delve into the world of sock knitting, but still unsure of tiny needles or yarn? Then this Sock Knitting class is for you. We will make a pair of DK weight socks perfect to learn the techniques of sock knitting while also feeling fast. DK socks are great house socks, thick winter socks, and hiking socks!
We will knit these socks cuff down with a Heel Flap and Gusset. We will learn techniques such as the German Twisted Cast On and Kitchener stitch.

Techniques to Be Comfortable With
  • Basic Knit Stitches: Knit and Purl
  • Decrease Stitches: K2tog and SSK
  • Magic Loop (if this is your method of choice)
Required Materials
  • DK Weight Yarn
    • FTC Recommended Yarns: Pishkun, Juicy DK, Arbor, Scout
    • You may also hold fingering weight double if you are comfortable with working with two strands of yarn.
  •  US 3 (3.25mm) Knitting needles for your preferred method
    • Small circulars: Addi 8” circular and either DPNS or 32” circular for heels and toes
    • Magic Loop: 32” circular needle
    • DPN’s: 6” set
  • Optional: Coordinating Sew-All Thread for reinforcing heels and toes
  • Darning Needle
Homework
Please knit a 20 sts x 10 row swatch before class.

Ages 18+

*Please note that for the safety of our community and staff, we require a properly worn mask for classes and events.