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Create Your Own Basic Toe-Up Sock Pattern - Grace Akhrem!

March 23, 2019 9am - 1pm

Guest Instructor Grace Akhrem!

  • Sat 3/23 9am-1pm
  • Together we will properly take foot measurements and learn how to check gauge in the round without knitting in the round. In class we will learn the formula to create any toe-up sock for any gauge yarn and any foot measurement. In class we will knit a little mini-sock.
  • We'll learn the following techniques: Crochet provisional cast-on, short-row heel and toe, and elastic bind-off.
  • Recommended Yarn:
  • Louet Gems

  • Materials:
  • Tape measure

  • Stitch holder

  • Scissors

  • Tapestry needle

  • Stitch markers

  • Row counter

  • Swatch in St st. worked in the round (worked in a sock yarn on smaller needles)

  • Crochet hook in a mm size that corresponds to the mm size of your double point needles

  • Size 7 U.S. (4.5mm) double point needles

  • Worsted weight waste yarn in a contrasting color from your main yarn (in a smooth light color)

  • Worsted weight yarn in a light color (smooth in texture, preferably a solid color)

  • Notebook paper for note-taking

  • Pencil

  • Calculator

  • Fee:
  • $55

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.