The Cocoknits Sweater Method: SU Feb 6, 13, 20 & 27, 2-4 pm

$90.00
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Learn to knit a beautiful, tailored, seamless topdown sweater using Julie Weisenberger’s Cocoknits Sweater Workshop. This method produces a sweater that is modern, stylish, fun to knit, and fits!

Four 2-hour classes

Skills needed: Intermediate/Advanced class. Students should be able to knit, purl, increase and decrease, and work in the round. Previous experience in knitting a sweater is helpful.

Skills learned:

  • Cocoknits Sweater method for creating the yoke and tailored set-in sleeves
  • Special increases for a seamless appearance
  • Use of the color-coded Cocoknits worksheet
  • Finishing techniques
  • How to choose a pattern, ease, and sizing for the best fitting sweater

Materials:

  • Cocoknits Sweater Workshop (book) by Julie Weisenberger
  • Cocoknits stitch markers to fit size US 11 needles (package should include 6 different colors of markers)
  • Yarn for your size in the Emma pattern, in Cocoknits Sweater Workshop book, Versions A or C only (suggested yarns: Woolfolk Luft, Manos Cardo, Handspun Hope Organic Merino)
  • size US 11 circular needle in both a 40” and either a 24” OR 36” length (or size for you to obtain gauge)
  • Size US 7 circular needle, any length, for working bind off
  • Size US 0-3 double pointed needle or any length circular for picking up

NOTE: you will need additional needles depending on the style that you knit -those will be purchased after the first class.

HOMEWORK:
Come to class with completed, blocked gauge swatch (12 sts and 18 rows to 4”, suggested needle size US 11) and supplies, including all needles!

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