Sweater Workshop: "Purls of Wisdom" — January 2023
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Sweater Workshop: “Purls of Wisdom Sweater (Super Bulky)” by The Fibre Co
Teacher: Karen Lucas
When: Wednesdays, January 18 & 25, February 8 & 22, 3:00–5:00pm
Description: Are you ready to take the plunge into garment knitting? “Purls of Wisdom” is a perfect pattern for your first sweater. Knitted in super-bulky yarn with a simple top-down circular yoke, this casual and wearable sweater works up so quickly that you’ll be wearing it this winter! Bring it on, Michigan! Even better, this easily customized pattern also comes in versions written for other yarn weights, with a wide range of sizes. After you’ve learned the super-bulky basics, you can experiment with lighter yarns . . . color blocking . . . stripes . . . the sky’s the limit!
Prerequisites: Students should be familiar with the following: casting on and binding off, knitting, and purling.
Min/max number of participants: 4/8
Materials to bring along:
- 522–870 yds super-bulky yarn, purchased from Spun (we recommend The Fibre Co &Make Super Bulky)
- US13 16”, 24” and 32” circular needles (or size needed to achieve gauge)
- tapestry needle
- stitch markers
- a copy (printed or digital) of the “Purls of Wisdom (Super-Bulky)” pattern, which you can purchase here
Before you register
Please take time to review our class policies here, including our cancellation policy.
Please note that we are requiring proof of COVID-19 vaccination from both students and instructors. We also reserve the right to ask participants to wear masks during class depending on current conditions.
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 a coupon code for 10% off your class materials (yarn and fiber).