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Thursday 08/02/2018, 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
*Knitting Finishing Special techniques
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Decorative Cast-ons and Bind-offs with Patty Lyons
Let the beauty of your project start at your cast-on and end at your bind-off! We will explore some of my favorite decorative cast-ons and bind-offs including Channel Island, picot, I-cord, disappearing loop, and more. We will look at matching cast-on and bind-off edges. Then for a real bang, learn how to work with a second color.
Note: Must know how to work a long-tail cast-on.
_ Worsted or chunky NON-splitty yarn in LIGHT COLOR and a small amount of contrasting-color yarn.
_Needle appropriate for yarn (straight or circular AND set of 5 dpn in size).
_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