Classes

Yarning for You offers fun fearless knitting, crochet, and weaving classes designed to teach you techniques you can enjoy for years to come. Need to work on something special? We love to schedule one-on-one classes. Join our amazing community. Sign up today! Call the shop at (760) 744-5648 and we’ll schedule you for your fun fearless class.

Delicate Drop Stitch Cabled Wrap | Yarning for You

April 7, 2018 9am - 11am, April 21, 2018 9am - 11am, May 12, 2018 9am - 11am

This elegant wrap is a beautiful addition to your wardrobe. Wear it at night as an art piece or during the day as a decoration to any outfit. You will learn a dropped stitch sequence that will only reveal what your shawl looks like when it is completely finished. The cable pattern uses two cable needles at once, which is a fun cable method to learn. Watch how many people stop and comment on your piece the first time you wear it! The pattern...

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April 12, 2018 5:30pm - 7:30pm, April 19, 2018 5:30pm - 7:30pm, April 26, 2018 5:30pm - 7:30pm, May 3, 2018 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Are you a big of Marvel's amazing movie Black Panther? Have you been coveting Nakia's phenomenally awesome scarf? I certainly am! Let's all knit this super cool piece together! Join us for this free knit along. Feel free to drop in anytime. Even if it's the last day and you arrive an hour late at least you'll be able to join in the fun!

Nakia's scarf is an oversized wrap scarf created from 4 different yarns and a variety of textural...

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April 14, 2018 12pm - 3pm, April 28, 2018 12pm - 2pm

This asymmetrical mosaic shawl is an easy-to-wear shape that is fun and interesting to knit! During this class you'll learn mosaic knitting and chart reading, as well as how to carry colors up the the side. The pattern is included in the cost of the class and will be provided on the first day.

This shawl is designed for Jane Jacobs, a New York City community activist who led the charge to protect Washington Square Park from Robert...

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Joyful Short Row Shawl | Yarning for You

April 21, 2018 12pm - 2pm, April 28, 2018 12pm - 2pm

Wrap yourself in joy with this beautiful shawl from Joji Locatelli. While knitting this fabulous garter-stitch project, you will learn how to create a garter tab, create wedge shapes utilizing short rows, and how to knit my favorite elastic bind-off. We will discuss different short-row techniques. The pattern is included in the cost of the class and will be provided on the first day.

  • Skill Level:
  • Advanced...
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April 25, 2018 11am - 1pm, May 2, 2018 11am - 1pm, May 9, 2018 11am - 1pm, May 16, 2018 11am - 1pm

Join us for a super fun and amazing Free Knit Along of Joji Locatelli's wonderful Fading Point wrap! We're going to have a wonderful time!

Fading Point is constructed from both ends towards the centre, and then both pieces are connected with triangles to achieve a seamless rectangle. The pattern is completely different than its predecesor: It has sections where you blend 2 colors together and then sections with lace. The instructions...

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Beginning Lace Knitting with Guest Instructor Jennifer Miller | Yarning for You

May 18, 2018 1pm - 4pm

Guest Instructor Jennifer Miller, the talented dyer behind Theodora's Pearls, is coming to the shop to teach some amazing classes! You'll absolutely love this fun beginning class for knitters who are itching to make a lace shawl! Using the Ashton Shawlette pattern by Dee O’Keefe, we’ll get started on an easy-to-follow lace pattern. This content-rich class will include information on:

  • Basic shawl construction and...
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May 19, 2018 1pm - 4pm

Guest Instructor Jennifer Miller, the talented dyer behind Theodora's Pearls, is coming to the shop to teach some amazing classes! Brioche stitch is a beautiful, ancient knitting stitch with loads of variation. With this technique, alternate stitches are slipped every other row, creating a very soft, stretchy, thick, fluffy fabric. Classic brioche stitch is reversible, with both a lovely right side and wrong side. It can be done in 1 color, 2...

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The Help Desk is a drop-in workshop where you can bring a project of your choice and our instructor will be available to guide you, answer questions, and help you fix mistakes. You will join other students who are at different levels so you can learn from them as well. You never know where you will find inspiration!

  • Dates:
  • The 2nd, 3rd, & 4th Wednesday of every month 12pm - 2pm
  • Every Friday...
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Knitting is a fun, relaxing, and social activity and it’s not as hard as you might think! During your private lessons our instructors start with the basics and guide you through your first project. Learn to knit, purl, cast-on, bind-off, increase, decrease, and much more!

Please feel free to call or email us to schedule an appointment....

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Need help with a project? Want to learn something new? We can create a class that is tailored specifically to your needs and skill level. Schedule one hour of private instruction with one of our friendly and knowledgeable instructors.

  • Class Details:
  • $25 for 1 hour of private instruction
  • Each lesson is scheduled by appointment to assure that it is convenient both you and your...
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NOTE: If there is a class that you would like to take or if it is offered when you are not available please let us know! We often get requests for specific classes, to re-offer a class, or to add a class at a different time or day. If there are enough people interested we will certainly accommodate you.

Class Policy: Class fees must be paid in advance to reserve your space. Class materials must be purchased at the shop. Teachers reserve the right to cancel a class with less than three sign-ups with at least 24 hours notice.

Cancellation Policy: We require at least 24 hours notice for the cancellation of a class or private lesson. We cannot refund, transfer, or provide store credit for class fees with less than 24 hours notice.