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Magic Loop Sock 1:00 pm
Magic Loop Sock @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Oct 13 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Magic Loop Sock @ Michigan Fibre Studio | Grand Rapids | Michigan | United States
If you love the idea of hand knit socks but hate fussing with double point needles this is the class for you. Learn to knit a classic sock from the top down using the magic ...
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Magic Loop Sock 1:00 pm
Magic Loop Sock @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Oct 27 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Magic Loop Sock @ Michigan Fibre Studio | Grand Rapids | Michigan | United States
If you love the idea of hand knit socks but hate fussing with double point needles this is the class for you. Learn to knit a classic sock from the top down using the magic ...
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Magic Loop Sock @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Oct 27 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

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If you love the idea of hand knit socks but hate fussing with
double point needles this is the class for you. Learn to knit a classic sock from the top down using the magic loop method.

This technique uses one long circular needle instead of four double points. No sock knitting experience is necessary for this class.

Prerequisites: Must be an intermediate knitter, comfortable
with casting on, knit and purl stitches, increases and decreases and binding off. These concepts will not be taught in class.

Skills Taught: One at a Time, Top down sock shaping using magic loop technique.

Dates: Class will meet for three, two hour sessions on Saturday, September 29, October 13 & 27 from 1p – 3p

Materials: 20% off class materials purchased from Michigan Fibre Studio. *

Sock weight yarn that has a gauge of 7 stitches per inch, approximately 400 yards.

32 – 40 inch circular needle in size that allows you to get gauge.

Stitch markers.

Class Size: Minimum of 4 students and a maximum of 8.

Reserve your spot by purchasing tickets above, register in person or call the Studio! 616.551.1273

Instructor: Amy Gallmeyer Knitting

***Class Registration Policy***

Payment is due upon time of registration. Class fee is not refundable unless cancellation is made 72 hours before the class start time. Classes with fewer than four students may be canceled or rescheduled for insufficient registration. Unless otherwise indicated, our classes are for students 16 years of age or older. Your registration is valid for the dates listed in the description and may not be transferred to other class dates.

Be sure to come to the studio early enough to have your supplies purchased and your yarn wound into balls before the start of class. Purchasing supplies from Michigan Fibre Studio supports your LYS and enables us to continue bringing in teachers for your continued fiber education.

*Consignment yarn not included in discount

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Oops! Fixing Mistakes @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Nov 10 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
 

Knitting mistakes are bound to happen from time to time. A twisted stitch here, a dropped stitch there can often stop a knitter in his or her row not knowing quite what to do. And then there are those big mistakes that often result in putting a project in a UFO (unfinished project object) pile. Learning easy ways to fix mistakes, often without ripping back, will keep you knitting and finishing projects.

Prerequisites: This class is for the knitter who has enough experience knitting to recognize mistakes.

Skills Taught: Different fixing processes – tinking, frogging, life lines, picking up stitches, twisted stitches and extra stitches, dealing with missing or too many stitches, reversing leaning decreases and cables.

Dates:
Saturday, Nov 10 1p – 4p

Homework: To be done before session meets. Using a light color worsted weight wool cast on 20 stitches and work in stockinette for 2 inches. Do not bind off.

To bring to class:
Swatch
 Knitting tool kit: crochet hook, cable needle, tapestry needle, small ball of yarn from stash.
Cost: $30.00
Class Size: Maximum of 8 students.

Instructor: Amy Gallmeyer Knitting

Please call or stop in to sign up and reserve your spot! 616.551.1273

***Class Registration Policy***

Payment is due upon time of registration. Class fee is not refundable unless cancellation is made 72 hours before the class start time. Classes with fewer than four students may be canceled or rescheduled for insufficient registration. Unless otherwise indicated, our classes are for students 16 years of age or older. Your registration is valid for the dates listed in the description and may not be transferred to other class dates.

Be sure to come to the studio early enough to have your supplies purchased and your yarn wound into balls before the start of class. Purchasing supplies from Michigan Fibre Studio supports your LYS and enables us to continue bringing in teachers for your continued fiber education.

*Consignment yarn not included in discount

Photo credit: Ann Budd