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6103
Sunday 04/13/2014, 8:30 am - 11:30 am


Skill Level
Intermediate

Class Hours
3

Teacher
Candace Eisner Strick

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Secrets from the Past: Unusual Stitch Patterns from Historic Counterpanes with Candace Eisner Strick
Antique counterpanes (bedspreads) used many unusual knitting patterns such as knobs, wheat ears, bells, scallop shells, fans, and bay leaves. These beautiful stitch patterns are rarely used in today's knitting, but can be successfully incorporated into contemporary garments and accessories, adding new dimension to your knitting.

Supplies
_Light colored, #4 (worsted-weight) yarn _5mm/US 8 needles
_The yarns will be used to create samples, so about 2 ounces will be enough

Knitting Basics:
_Sharp scissors
_Notebook
_Pen or pencil with eraser
_Stitch markers
_Blunt tapestry needles (large and small)
_Flexible tape measure
_Small calculator
_Needles and crochet hooks of various sizes

Homework
None.