Stocking Techniques — November 2023
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Teacher: Melynda Bernardi
When: Sunday, November 12, 1:00–4:00pm
Description: Start a new tradition this holiday season with handknit stockings! Spun is excited to welcome designer Melynda Bernardi to offer this special holiday class that will teach you the essential techniques you need to get started knitting stockings. You’ll learn about stocking construction, including different heel and toe options, and Melynda will also cover reading a colorwork chart, duplicate stitch, and stranded knitting. Get ready to create gifts that loved ones will treasure for years to come!
Prerequisites: Participants should be familiar with the following: the long-tail cast-on, knitting in the round (using double-points or magic loop), and purling.
Min/max number of participants: 5/8
Materials to bring along:
- Worsted weight yarn purchased from Spun in three colors (we recommend Harrisville Designs Highland or Berroco Lanas, 1 skein of each color)
- Size US5 double-point needles (set of five) OR 40” size US5 circular needle (if you prefer magic loop)
- Darning or tapestry needle
- Stitch markers
Bonus! Sign up for Melynda’s class, and Spun will give you a coupon for 10% off your purchase of her beautiful stocking primer, Comfort and Joy.
Before you register
Please take time to review our class policies here, including our cancellation policy.
If a class is sold out you may call the shop at 734-780-7867 to be placed on a waitlist.
When you register you will receive an automated email with information about the class, including a coupon code for 10% off your class materials (yarn and fiber). Please check your spam folder if you don't see it, and be sure to save it so that you can refer back to it later.