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Beginning Socks

Reno Knitting Classes

Class Name:

: Beginning Socks – Knitting Pure & Simple # 9728 Beginner Socks by Diane Soucy

Contact Yarn Refuge to sign up for this class 775-384-1600.

Class Date:  Saturday February 10th

Class Hours: 1:00pm – 3:00pm

Instructor: Terry King

Class Cost: $35.00 per 2-hour session

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Description: Learn how to knit a simple cuff down, worsted weight, ankle sock with double pointed needles. By only working an ankle length sock we will get to turning the heel in class which is where many people get a little lost.

Material Needed:

  • 1 ball of Cascade 220 Superwash yarn
  • Size #6 double-pointed needles or size to obtain gauge
  • Stitch marker

Pattern: Knitting Pure & Simple # 9728 Beginner Socks by Diane Soucy

What skills you should have: At minimum, beginning knitting and a couple of flat projects completed.

What skills you will learn: How to knit in the round and work the heel of a sock on double pointed needles.

Homework:

  • Purchase all materials needed before the day of class and have yarn wound if needed.
  • You may cast on and work 1” of ribbing if you are already familiar with knitting on double pointed needles.