Vertical Stripes Cowl (Saturdays 2 & 16 December, 2017)

  • Skill level: Intermediate
  • Dates: Saturdays,  2 & 16 Dec, 11 am – 1pm (2 sessions, 4 hours total)
  • Instructor: Cristina Simionovici
  • Cost: $53 + HST

Take advantage of the magic of two-colour (almost brioche) stitch and create an intricate vertical stripes cowl.

Techniques covered
  • knitting in the round
  • brioche knit stitch (brk, also known as ‘bark’)
  • i-cord bind-off
  • provisional cast-on
Skill prerequisites

Previous experience with knitting in the round and brioche stitch will help.

Materials

Please bring the following with you to class:

  • 2 balls of contrasting coloured yarns (Bella Cash from Debbie Bliss is the recommended yarn)
  • 1 circular needle 16-24 inches (check size with the recommended size on the yarn label)
  • scrap yarn
  • crochet hook for provisional cast on
Homework

No homework is required to prepare for the first session of this class.  A moderate amount of homework will be assigned to prepare for the second session.