What a wonderful Christmas project!
This is an intermediate knitting class. You will learn to make a beautiful knitted wool stocking for the holidays.
You must purchase supplies from the shop prior to the beginning of the class. The class will be 4 - 1 1/2 hour sessions on consecutive weeks. Come at least 15 minutes early to set up.
3 colors/hanks of Cascade worsted wool (make 3 to 4 stockings if flexible with color placement).
Size 7 circular needle in 40" or 47" length.
Size 7 double point needles
Markers, locking and ring
Fish Kiss Lips Heel pattern by Sox Therapist ($1 on Ravelry)
Rounded Toe Chart by Tanja Murray (free on Ravelry)
Duplicate design (if desired) available online free - instructor will assist
Christmas Stocking "Recipe" by Sue Ferguson - distributed at first class
Skills in project - Intermediate Level
Figure 8 cast on
Knit, Purl, Bind Off
Knitting in the Round
Magic Loop or DPN's (instructor will demonstrate/teach Magic Loop method only)
Increases and Decreases
Twin Stitch Knit
Twin Stitch Purl
Short Row Heel (Fish Kiss Lips)
Weaving in Tails
Introduction to Duplicate Stitch
Skills taught are identical to those used to knit socks!