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1339
Sunday 06/02/2019, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm


Skill Level
No skills required

Class Hours
3

Price
$85.00

Categories
*Knitting Finishing Special techniques


Teacher
Sarah Peasley

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BLOCK PARTY! with Sarah Peasley
How do you wash your knitting? How confident are you in your blocking skills? This eye-opening class covers both a demo and a practical discussion about laundering

*Tools- soaps, wires, pins, blocking surfaces
*Techniques- wet and steam blocking, machine or hand washing, interpreting
*Treatment- a basic tutorial on different types of fiber, and even how to store and care for your finished sweaters


Supplies
_1.75 oz (50 g) smooth, #4 (worsted-weight) yarn

_US7 (4.5mm) circular or straight needles

Homework
SWATCH 1 Cast on 24 stitches. Work in k2, p2 rib until piece measures approximately 3". Bind off loosely in pattern. Cut yarn.
SWATCH 2 Cast on 16 stitches.
Rows 1–12 K1, [yo, p2tog, k1] to end of row. Bind off. Cut yarn.