Every year West Yorkshire Spinners brings out a fabulous limited edition Christmas yarn and exclusive sock pattern – they always sell like proverbial hotcakes. This year we’ve ordered extra for our Christmas Sock Knitting Class.
You will first learn how to create festive socks from scratch with red or green DK yarn then you will leave class with a 100gram 4 ply ball of WYS Christmas wool, the right sized needles and a full-size pattern, along with the ability to up-scale what you have learned. You will also take home your perfectly formed mini Christmas sock and the pattern to create more – think cute festive bunting and tree decorations!
In class, you will be introduced to:
Knitting on double pointed needles
Knitting a heel flap
Turning a heel
Picking up stitches
Grafting (Kitchener stitch)
Attendees must already be able to:
Taught by knitwear designer Fiona Drake.
Terms and Conditions apply – These are available on request.
Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.
Needles, patterns for mini sock bunting and West Yorkshire Spinners 2021 Christmas socks, DK wool for minis and 100gms WYS limited edition yarn.
Each participant receives a 10% off voucher to spend in our online shop.
6 hours (9:30am to 3:30pm)
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