Fixing Your Mistakes with Alex Capshaw-Taylor

  • Untangled Purls 2521 Cowan Boulevard Fredericksburg, VA, 22401 United States

To register please call Untangled Purls at 540.479.8382.

It can be frustrating when you notice a mistake rows down in your knitting and feel like the only solution is to rip it out. Fixing your mistakes is here to help! In this class, students will learn how to prevent and identify problems by using Alex's intuitive knitting technique. Once mistakes are identified, students will practice more time effective and sanity saving ways to fix their knitting, including correcting problems in stockinette, garter, pattern motifs, cables, lace, and colorwork.

Date Sunday March 26, 2017 from 2-5pm (3 hour class)

Class Fee $50

Skills Required The ability to knit and purl.

Skills Learned Identifying various knitting stitches and fixing common knitting mistakes

Materials Please have the following materials and yarn balled before class begins:

  • 3" x 4" stockinette stitch swatch (K on RS, P on WS) not bound off using light colored, worsted weight yarn and US 7 (4.5mm) or 8 (5.0mm) needles
  • Size E, F or G crochet hook
  • Darning needle.

Homework Please complete a 3" x 4" stockinette stitch swatch (CO 22 sts and K on RS, P on WS for 3”) not bound off using light colored, worsted weight yarn and US 7 (4.0mm) or 8 (4.5mm) needles before class begins.