Fall is just around the corner and with that comes cozy knitwear. Many knitters look at a pattern that includes cables and feel intimidated. Cables look really impressive when they’re done, but aren’t as tough as they look!
Come face your fears about cables and learn how to cable while making an adorable mug cozy!
Cozy Cables is on Sunday September 9 from 12:30-3:30. The cost for the class is $35 and includes enough yarn to complete your mug cozy.
Skill Level: Advanced Beginner/Intermediate – Students must know how to cast on, knit, purl, bind-off
Skills Learned: How to knit left-leaning cables and right-leaning cables with a cable needle.
Materials: 1 set of US 7 needles, Cable needle (straight or slightly curved, please do not use a J-hook), yarn and pattern will be provided. If you’d like your owls to have a beak and eyes you can bring 10 goggly sew-on eyes and some scrap yarn in a contrasting color and darning needle for the beak. Stash Recommendation: Hiya Hiya circular needles and Lantern Moon cable needles. Students receive 15% off class materials purchased in store.
Homework: Work a gauge swatch and adjust needles accordingly. Then unravel the swatch to use the yarn for the pattern. CO and work ribbing as described in pattern and work increase row. When you get to class you’ll be ready to learn how to cable.
There are a limited number of spaces available. Call 541-753-9276 or stop by Stash to register!