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Friday 02/24/2017, 8:30 am - 11:30 am
*Knitting Finishing Knitting techniques Skill-building basics
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Fantastic Cast-ons & Bind-offs with Patty Lyons
How you start and end a project is an important decision. There are so many amazing cast-ons and bind-offs, I've gathered some of my favorite and most practical. We will go over great cast-ons and bind-offs for lace, for rib, and more. We will also look at pairing cast-ons and bind-offs that look great together. Let's start and end with a bang!
Note: Must know the long-tail cast-on (in slingshot position), how to knit and purl, and have familiarity with stitch anatomy.
__Worsted or chunky NON-splitty yarn in LIGHT COLOR
__Small amount of contrasting color yarn
__Needle appropriate for yarn, and one smaller double-pointed needle
__Crochet hooks in G or H.
__Knitting Basics: Sharp scissors, Notebook, Pen or pencil with eraser, Stitch markers, Tapestry needles (large and small), Tape measure, Small calculator, Needles and crochet hooks of various sizes
Review and practice the long tail cast-on: http://bit.ly/longtailslingshot