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First Shawl (Session 1)

  • Untangled Purls 2553 Cowan Blvd Fredericksburg, VA, 22401 United States (map)

Shawls have exploded in the knitting world and it's no big surprise. With so much variety and only a skein or two of yarn, you have a beautiful and affordable handknit work of art. Learn how to knit a triangular shawl with progressively more intricate stitch patterns in our First Shawl class.

Session 1 Class meets on Saturday, February 28 from 10:00-11:30am, March 14 from 12:30-2:00pm, and April 11 from 10:00-11:30am. You must attend all three classes.

Class Fee $75

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

  • 2 colors of fingering weight yarn, approximately 525 yards of each OR 8 colors of fingering weight yarn, approximately 250 yards of each
  • one US 5 (3.75mm) 32" circular needle
  • stitch markers
  • darning needle
  • pattern will be provided by the instructor

Skills Needed The ability to knit and purl.

Skills Learned

  • garter shawl tab
  • increasing and decreasing
  • triangular shawl construction
  • reading lace charts
  • sewn bind off

Homework None

Earlier Event: March 31
First Socks (Session 2)