Franklin Habit Workshop July 16 (9am-noon) - Lace Edgings: Before, During and After
Sunday, July 16, 9am - noon
Lace Edgings: Before, During, and After with Franklin Habit
Lace edgings are among the most beautiful, varied and useful patterns in the world of knitting. Applied with care and skill, they can lift an ordinary project into the extraordinary. In this class, we’ll practice several techniques for working edgings, including knitted-on, sewn-on, and simultaneous.
Pre-Requisites: Students should be comfortable with basic lace knitting skills, including working from simple charts.
Workshop Fee: $55
Materials Fee: $0
Required Materials and Homework
One ball Cascade 220 Sport, Manos Serena or equivalent in white or a light color. Wool or another non-slippery animal fiber is recommended.
One pair US size 4 needles (8" or longer) or circular needle (24" suggested length). Two double-pointed needles US size 4. One crochet hook.
Notions: Scissors, yarn/tapestry needle, pen (or pencil) and paper for making notes. (In all of my classes, note-taking is highly advised!) Row counter (optional).
Homework: Bring to class a completed garter stitch swatch, to be worked as follows: With yarn and needles listed above, CO 20 sts, knit 20 rows (slipping the first stitch of each row with yarn in front, and knitting all stitches). Bind off loosely.
Workshop refund policy: Cancellations made before June 10th will be 100% refundable. Any cancellation between June 10 and June 30 will be 50% refundable. We are not able to refund the Workshop Fee after June 30th.