Saturday 02/22/2014, 8:30 am - 11:30 am
Saturday 02/22/2014, 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Double Knitting Portuguese Style with Andrea Wong
When you use the Portuguese style to knitting in the double knitting technique, you obtain a very pleasant rhythm to your work. Learn the basics of the Portuguese style technique, progress to double knitting, and work a project that involves both. The class project will be worked in the round using two colors.
Optional materials fee: $10.00 for two knitting pins
Note: Must be comfortable working in the round using either dpns or 2 circulars.
2 skeins of #3 (DK) weight wool yarn in contrasting colors, 3.5mm/US 4 circular needles 16" long, stitch markers
Optional materials fee: $10
Sharp scissors, notebook, pen or pencil with an eraser, stitch markers, blunt tapestry needles (large and small), flexible tape measure, small calculator, and needles & crochet hooks of various sizes.