Two at a Time, Magic Loop Socks: MO Apr 12, 19 & 26, 7-9 pm

$80.00
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This class is in person only. Please read our classes homepage for all COVID-19 restrictions and precautions.

You will learn the magic loop knitting technique while creating a simple pair of socks knitted from the toe up, with an optional, twinned stitch, short row heel.

three 2-hour sessions

Skills needed:

Ability to knit and purl and work in the round. Some previous sock experience is needed or several projects that require working in the round.

Skills learned:

  • magic loop knitting technique
  • turning a short row heel
  • working two socks at one time


Materials:

  • 400-450 yards of fingering weight sock yarn divided into two equal weight cakes (or go crazy with the colors as long as you have 2 equal amounts of each yarn)
  • US #1 (2.25 mm) or US#1.5 (2.5mm) 40” circular needle
  • US #1 (2.25 mm) or US#1.5 (2.5mm) 2 double pointed needles
  • tacking cotton thread, waste yarn thread, or row counter
  • 2 stitch markers
  • tapestry needle
  • copies of “Vanilla Socks [Toe up and Afterthought Heel]” and “Fish Lips Kiss Heel”, available on Ravelry
  • small amount of fingering weight scrap yarn
  • optional – scrap yarn (dk or worsted, and US#5-7 needles of any type to practice techniques)
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