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More than Slippers, They’re Stippers! Class #1

October 21, 2013 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

These cozy slippers are a combination of clever construction, pretty cables, and simple shaping. Bulky yarn makes this the perfect pattern for a last-minute holiday gift, with no more finishing than a grafted toe.

1-TK - stippers1

Prerequisite Skills:

  • Knit and Purl Stitches
  • Common knitting abbreviations
  • Follow a written pattern

Skills Taught:

  • Judy’s Magic Cast-on
  • Reading a charted pattern
  • Customizing the pattern to fit your foot.
  • Knitting Cables
  • Kitchener Stitch.

Materials Needed:

  • 100-160 yds (depends on your size) bulky weight yarn
  • US #10.5 needles. Either a long circular for Magic Loop, two circulars or a set of four dpns
  • Cable Needle
  • tapestry needle
  • Non-slip soles and Latex glue for application (optional)
  • Stippers Pattern

Be sure to swatch your yarn ahead of time to insure you have the proper gauge. Gauge = 14.5 sts and 22 rows measure 4x4in (10x10cm) in Stockinette Stitch with US 10.5 (6.5mm) needles, or size needed to obtain correct gauge

Details

Date:
October 21, 2013
Time:
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Website:
http://alpacadirect.com

Organizer

Alpaca Direct
Phone:
208-209-7079
Email:
Website:
alpacadirect.com

Venue

Alpaca Direct Store
1016 W Hayden Ave, Hayden, 83835 United States
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Phone:
208-209-7079