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Sunday 04/30/2017, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
*Knitting Knitting techniques Special techniques
Candace Eisner Strick
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Thumbs-Up Continental Knitting with Candace Eisner Strick
Learn continental knitting and purling the Candace-way that eliminates almost all motion. Two fingers do it all, and one is your thumb! You won't believe how lazy your wrists will become once they stop doing all the exercise! Your knitting and purling will become so smooth and fast that you will be begging to knit a seed stitch full-length coat.
Note: Must be willing to use the non-dominant hand.
_2 colors of smooth, worsted weight yarn
_US8 (5mm) 24" circular needle.
_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
With one of the colors, cast on as many stitches that will go around the needle. Join the round; work a few rows of ribbing in either 1X1 or 2X2 ribbing.
Questions? Email Candace at Strickwear@gmail.com