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.
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